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Project Accountant in Citrus Heights, CA at ITC

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

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Job Description

Project Accountant

ITC Service Group (“ITC”), is a leading provider of broadband installation, planning, wireless, design and staffing solutions to the telecommunications industry. With over 40 years’ experience in the telecom business, as we continue to grow we recognize that we are only as successful as the people we employ. We provide competitive pay, a positive atmosphere, and career development opportunities. Whether you are just beginning to think about your next job or have already decided to make a meaningful move, we want to talk to you.

ITC Service Group (“ITC”), is seeking a Project Accountant in Citrus Heights, CA. The Project Accountant will perform job set ups, tracking/ analysis, investigate variances, approve expenses, billing, and perform close outs. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently, take initiative, set priorities, and see projects through to completion as well as work well with others under deadline situations and adapt to changes in priorities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Works with departments to open new jobs accurately and timely

  • Facilitate and expedite the preparation and recordation of the budget

  • Timely process of change orders

  • Maintains proper documentation in support of all budget information

  • Alerts departments to new jobs and the associated customer requirements

  • Regularly meets with Operations to keep Job details updated

  • Weekly review of Operations/Job Costed time for accuracy

  • Follows through on corrective actions as necessary to ensure accurate/timely recordation of time

  • Weekly review of expenses and the proper timing of payment based on contract

  • Expedites initial billing and ensures timely issuance on forward adhering to customer requirements

  • Send weekly Job Cost Reports to PM and Executive Management

  • Follows job close out as satisfactory to client and through to A/R

  • Accurate and timely recognition of GAAP revenue through to WIP schedule

  • Timely preparation of WIP schedule to meet 5 day monthly close

  • Advise/recommend course of actions to increase profitability

  • Recognize potential risks/trends and recommend course of corrective action

  • Financial analysis and reporting as required


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • All candidates are subject to a mandatory pre-employment background check.

Required Experience

  • 3-5 years of strong, high level accounting experience

  • Strong accounting experience with a construction or engineering company

  • Strong ERP systems experience

  • Advanced Excel skills

Education and/or Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or some college courses in accounting preferred or 3-5 years commensurate experience

ITC Service Group (“ITC”), is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law.