Project Accountant - Salt Lake City, Utah United States - 22538

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Job #: 22538
Title: Project Accountant
Job Location: Salt Lake City, Utah - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $85,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
They want to find someone already in Utah
Relocation Paid?: NO


This is a long time client that I make 5-6 placements a year with.  They are a 105 year old multi-billion dollar mulitnational company.  They the leader in their market which is plant systems for cement and mineral processing equipment.  I work directly with the guy this positon reports to. We will get good response time


Project Controller Salt Lake City, Utah


The Project Controller is responsible for the financial follow up and forecasting on projects, with the ability to apply knowledge of project accounting principles and standards.  Make sure the project financials are in compliance with Transfer Pricing, Tax, Company policies and company’s procedures.  Key objective is to ensure the validity of budgets and forecasts for all projects by providing an overview of the financial position for each project. Become the pivot generating a complete budgetary view of assigned projects and an important sparring partner for the Business Controller and the Project Manager.


Detailed Description

  • Develop financial project estimates for the Project Managers – including financial project activities going forward
  • Prepare consolidated financial project reporting to management, from multiple ERP solutions
  • Analyze deviations and possible explanations – and ensure early warnings, if necessary
  • Ensure ongoing monitoring and follow up on budgets and overall financial status of the projects
  • Complete cash flow and net working capital analyses by project
  • Challenge the figures and the business but also be a sparring partner that creates value for the business
  • Be an integrated part of each of project phase to ensure that financial issues have been cleared and addressed


Job Requirements

  • At least three years’ experience working with project accounting for major projects both domestic and international and have worked with consolidating  financial data
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with all levels within the organization.
  • Possess Excel power user skills
  • Must have a demonstrated hands-on approach and success in working in a team-based environment.
  • Knowledge of Oracle ERP helpful but not required.App


University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree