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Job Cost Accountant - NC

Job ID:  125910

Since 1947, Harrison Construction Company, an Oldcastle Materials company, has been the preferred source for ground-level site construction throughout eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina.

Committed to quality, service and safety, our integrated products and services enable us to build and manage site development projects from concept through construction.  In addition, by being a part of the Oldcastle family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form Oldcastle.  Oldcastle is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top five ready mixed concrete producers in the United States.  Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Position Overview

Accounting Department is looking for a Job Cost Accountant to join our team.  If you have worked in Highway Construction industry before and have advanced accounting skills, we are interested in speaking with you.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

* Knowledge of advanced accounting principles in support of setting up jobs in accounting system and maintaining job files.

* Ability to enter and track job billings and process sub contract payments.

* Verifying daily job costs and quantities and resolve monthly estimates with NCDOT or GC

* Attendance required according to APAC-Atlantic, Inc.

Attendance Policy to ensure office operations function at normal efficiency level.

* Attitude/cooperation: always maintaining courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers and public.

 Must adhere to Code of Business Conduct

* Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required

* Ability to work closely with Estimating department and other accounting department staff



* Accounting degree preferred or equivalent experience in Job Cost Accounting required, with the ability to interpret and apply verbal and/or written instructions in English

* Previous related experience in Job Cost accounting is required

* Strong computer and data entry skills, extreme attention to detail and the ability to notice errors while working in a deadline-driven environment 

* Previous experience working with and managing contracts and applicable accounting principles

* Extensive experience with manipulating and understanding detailed excel spreadsheets

* Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

* Physical ability to sit, mobilize fingers and hands in such a way that keypu...

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