Milestone Construction

Project Accountant-Construction

Milestone Construction Services, LLC a New Haven Based General Contractor/Construction Manager company is seeking a Project Accountant with 4+ years of commercial construction experience. The preferred candidate will have previous experience with a G/C or CM firm and have a clear understanding of contract types; CM as Agent, Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP), Lump Sum, Cost Plus.


  • Review approved subcontractor billing for accuracy.
  • Manage subcontractor compliance with terms and conditions of the contract, including items such as bonds, insurance, waivers, billing accuracy, etc.
  • Confirm contract status for new subcontractor billing.
  • Review and maintain accurate Project Cost Reports.
  • Generate and accurately process monthly General Construction G702/703 requisition billing in a timely manner
  • Investigate any unbilled project costs.
  • Maintain financial project files.
  • Assist in financial aspects of project close-out.
  • Additional assignments upon request of accounting supervisor.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field.
  • 4+ years’ experience in construction accounting.
  • Knowledge of Sage 100/300 (Timberline) software a plus.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, strong initiative, problem solving abilities.
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment, high sense of urgency and ownership of work, with a demonstrated ability to manage to deadlines.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize multiple task and attention to detail.

Position Overview:

Milestone Construction Services, LLC is looking for a detail-oriented team player with a construction accounting background. Our Project Accountants are responsible for organizing and processing all on-going daily accounting activities associated with a construction project, as well as, being responsible for client billing, change order preparation, accountants payable and job costing as they relate to assigned projects.

Compensation & Benefits

  • This position offers a competitive compensation structure; medical insurance benefits; paid time off (vacation, holiday, sick); 401(k)

Milestone Construction Services is an equal opportunity employer.

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