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Project Accountant

Project Accountant

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Project Accountant
ARCO/Murray Corporate Services, Inc.
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ARCO is a premier, full service design/build general contractor with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States. The ARCO enterprise completed $1.2B in revenue in 2017 and is on pace to continue exceptional growth in 2018. ARCO has been named as one of the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the nation – having tripled in revenue since 2012. ARCO is proud to have been ranked #17 on ENR’s Top 100 Design/Build firms list nationwide in 2017. ARCO’s leadership attributes the companies’ success to its exceptional associates and the award-winning culture they create.


ARCO has an exciting, long-term career opportunity for a highly motivated Project Accountant. The Project Accountant is responsible for all facets of the day-to-day accounts payable and various accounts receivable functions. The position acts as a consultant to each Project Manager, our internal customers. The ideal candidate will have 3-10 years of related experience and must be extremely organized, self-reliant, and detail oriented.


If you are interested in our award-winning corporate culture, best-in-class total rewards package, and, are ready to take your career to the next level -- consider joining our team.


  • Prepare billings to owners, process all overhead invoices and job cost invoices throughout the month. 
  • Work on a daily basis with the vendors and subcontractors on issues ranging from billing and payments to insurance and lien waivers.
  • Reconcile and close accounts payable and accounts receivable on a monthly basis, and assist in the monthly cash reconciliation process. Maintain and prepare the monthly collection reports.
  • Work on a variety of miscellaneous issues delegated from the controller.
  • Respond to requests for information and analysis from the Project Managers of the companies on various accounting and subcontractor issues.
  • Develop and maintain positive relations with Subcontractors and Project Managers throughout all facets of project accounting.


  • High School Diploma required, college degree considered a plus.
  • Minimum of 3 years accounting experience required, additional experience a plus; Construction accounting experience also considered a plus.
  • Viewpoint software experience a plus.
  • Must possess effective communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, set priorities and see projects through to completion.
  • Able to work effectively under deadlines and high pressure.
  • Ability to work with and build relationships with a wide variety of people.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel.

We Offer a Competitive Benefit Package that Includes:

  • Generous bonus program based on performance
  • 1 Month Paid Sabbatical after every 5 years of employment
  • ARCO Funded Profit Sharing Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement for Associates
  • 401k
  • Scholarship reimbursement for associates’ children
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance coverage


**ARCO is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.**


ARCO does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies without pre-approval from ARCO’s Human Resource team. Pre-approval is required before any external candidate can be submitted. ARCO will not be responsible for fees related to unsolicited resumes and for candidates who are submitted directly to our hiring managers.