Company: Strike
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Durango, Colorado, United States
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Job Summary:

The Project Accountant provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data and preparing reports.
 

Primary Job Function:

  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secures financial information by completing data base backups.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Accomplishes the result by performing the duty.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. 

 

Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years of Accounting experience
  • Construction or energy services industry experience preferred.

 

 

Education/Training:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business or related field.

 

Competencies:

  • Proficient in Microsoft products, particularly Excel.
  • Proficiency of generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Accuracy, timeliness, problem-solving skills, and ability to work effectively with vendors, employees and managers. 
  • Analyzes problems and makes sounds decisions.
  • Utilizes organizational skills with good attention to detail and emphasis on quality.
  • Displays good written and oral communication skills and employs effective listening skills.
  • Displays tactful, mature and professional demeanor with good interpersonal skills including the ability to work with diverse personnel and vendors.

 

Physical Demands:

  • Regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear.
  • Frequently required to reach with hands and arms.
  • Occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

Other Criteria:

  • Complies with Strike's policies and procedures.
  • Complies with Strike's Drug & Alcohol Policy maintaining favorable drug testing results throughout employment.
  • Performs job safely with respect to others, property and individual safety.
  • Works effectively with others to encourage teamwork and productivity.
  • Authorized to work in the United States.

 

Strike is an equal opportunity employer.