Junior Project Accountant
San Francisco Bay Area
October 2, 2020

We are looking for a Junior Project Accountant to support and work with our Owners and project teams. A successful candidate needs to ensure all billing and payables are processed accurately and in a timely manner. This position will report to the Controller. This is a non-exempt position.

  • Input subcontracts and change orders into the enterprise accounting system.
  • Input owner budgets and change orders into the enterprise accounting system.
  • Manage Herrero Accounts Payable Email.
  • Process vendor invoices/subcontract payments and retention requests.
  • Process & reconcile allallocable vendor payables.
  • Code, process, scan, store, save,vendor invoices.
  • Support Project Accountants as needed.
  • Input and maintain preliminary lien information.
  • Review, input, and maintain subcontractor insurance information.
  • Collect subcontractor, vendor and supplier lien releases as required.
  • Prepare and submit deficiency Hold Notices.
  • Manage the Subcontractor Pre-Qualification portal.
  • Maintain all Job/Project related Accounting files.
  • Work with the project team and owner representatives to ensure the accurate and timely processing of invoices, payables, and billings, per the terms and conditions of each project contract.
  • Complete other responsibilities asassigned.
  • Two years of business school (accounting or bookkeeping) or equivalent combinations of experience and training.
  • Minimum two years of construction accounting experience and working knowledge of invoicing & billing procedures.
  • Proficient in basic arithmetic.
  • Knowledge of basic computer spreadsheet applications.
  • Viewpoint software experience is a plus, but experience in multiple Construction based accounting software applications is desired.
  • Ability to use 10-key by touch accurately.
  • Understanding how to track, pay, manage, and work with all our subcontractors.
  • Work closely with Project Team on budgets, monthly billings, change orders, contracts, lien waivers, and insurance.
  • Ability to exhibit discretion & confidentiality when managing the various bill rates.
  • Must be accurate and detail-oriented while working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to work independently and as a teamplayer in supporting both owner representatives & project teams.
  • Strong effective English communication and telephone skills.

Objectives I Goals to Measure Performance

  • Timeliness in completing assignments.
  • Accurate work product.
  • Adherence to Company policies and Corporate Procedures manual.
  • Confidentiality and fisca lintegrity.
  • Positive team attitude.
  • Takes initiative and has the ability to work independently.
  • Focus on Customer/Client satisfaction.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate – verbal & written.
  • Reliable, dependable, and flexible.
  • Available to support both owner and project team needs.

At Herrero, we are obsessed with finding great people to help us lead and transform the construction industry. We are all about LEAN and we've made it our mission to discover and deliver value better than anyone—we are in fact obsessed with it. If this excites you more than it scares you, we definitely want to hear from you. Our hiring is based first and foremost on our core values. Yes, experience matters too but not at the expense of our core values. Alignment with our culture and core values is the first step in building a success career at Herrero. Below you'll find a list of our current positions. If you don’t see a role that fits your background, we still want to hear from you! Please submit a General Application.  

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