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Project Accountant in Marietta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Marietta, GA
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    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco Atlanta is seeking a Project Accountant for a fast growing client of ours in Marietta, GA (near Suntrust Park). This is a full time, direct hire role thats highly visible. Experience with FAR accounting is required (Federal Acquisition Regulation). FAR accounting relates to accounting compliance requirements relative to Government contracts; we are seeking an accountant with this experience.

JOB SUMMARY: The Project Accountant is responsible for providing financial control and oversight to projects through accurate and timely reporting and analysis.


  • Partner with project managers and the project team to ensure project transactions are accurate; post AR/AP accruals as necessary to ensure financial reporting accuracy.
  • Reconcile job cost related accounts and other accounts related to projects.
  • Process subcontractor payments, waivers, and sworn statements.
  • Prepare monthly project billings with backup and provide additional Owner required reporting.
  • Document, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures.
  • Prepare and enter certified payroll reports in LCP tracker.
  • Process and file tax returns.
  • Assist with other financial projects utilizing a broad range of accounting and analytical skills.
  • Other accounting/office duties as needed.

* Associates Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field is preferred: or 4 years of equivalent experience.

  • 1 + years of Project Accounting experience
  • Experience with FAR accounting (Federal Acquisition Regulation) required
  • Proficient computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Demonstrated successful ability to build positive partnerships and work collaboratively with co-workers, Project Team, Owner, and Subcontractors.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Deltek Vision experience a plus.
  • Must be detail oriented and organized with the ability to be proactive and troubleshoot.