Project Accountant

  • Location
    Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Our client in Milwaukee county is currently interviewing for a Project Accountant opening. If you are looking for direct-hire opportunities to support the finance department, our client in construction could be your next permanent home. Our client is open to candidates from a wide range of experience, however construction accounting experience is required for this role.



  • Prepare month-end journal entries and variance reports, for multiple divisions of company
  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Maintain accuracy of general ledger and sub-ledger accounts
  • Calculate month end accruals and other entries as necessary for management reporting
  • Maintain fixed asset tracking and ensure accurate recording of depreciation
  • Prepare and enter monthly journal entries for employee benefit plans
  • Assiss with reviewing/improving accounting policies and procedures
  • Maintain documentation for audit and tax return



  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Recent experience in accounting for a construction or real estate firm
  • 1+ years of experience required
  • Intermediate to Advanced Excel skills required
  • Strong multi-tasking and prioritizing ability
  • Public accounting experience preferred but not required


If you are actively seeking out opportunities in the Milwaukee, WI area, apply today to be a part of our construction client's team. All resumes received by Parker + Lynch are considered confidential and are not shared without your consent.