Come join a long standing Construction company with an office in your area! Excellent health insurance & 401k benefits!

  • Elgin, IL
  • $55,000 - $65,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Chris Gorman
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A bit about us:

We are the most sought after heavy civil construction company in the United States. Our core values are innovation, creativity, teamwork, employee development, open communication, integrity, respect, positive attitude, quality work and a love of construction! We also believe that putting your employees first is not only the right thing to do, but it also gives us the competitive edge to ensure our clients have an excellent experience!

Due to growth, we are looking to add a Jr. Accountant to the team!

Why join us?

What We Offer:
  • Competitive base salary and overall compensation package
  • Full benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Generous PTO, vacation, sick, and holidays
  • Life Insurance coverage
  • 401 (K) with a generous company match

Job Details

Job Details:
We are seeking a dynamic and motivated Junior Accountant to join our team in the Construction industry. This is a permanent position, offering an incredible opportunity to work with a diverse team of professionals. The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of accounting tasks, including but not limited to payroll, job costing, handling invoices, bookkeeping, and using Vista and Bluebeam software.


As a Junior Accountant, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the financial health of our company. Your duties will include:

1. Managing payroll operations to ensure all employees are paid accurately and on time.
2. Conducting job costing to assess the profitability of different projects and provide accurate forecasting.
3. Processing invoices, ensuring all transactions are accurately recorded and paid on time.
4. Performing daily bookkeeping tasks, including managing accounts payable and receivable, bank reconciliations, and maintaining general ledgers.
5. Utilizing Vista and Bluebeam software to streamline accounting processes and improve efficiency.
6. Assisting with the preparation of financial reports and statements.
7. Collaborating with the accounting team to implement financial policies and procedures.
8. Complying with all local, state, and federal laws regarding finances, tax filings, and reporting.


The ideal candidate for the Junior Accountant position should have the following qualifications:

1. A Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
2. Experience in an accounting role, preferably within the construction industry.
3. Proficient in payroll, job costing, handling invoices, and bookkeeping.
4. Strong numerical skills and attention to detail.
5. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
6. Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
7. Solid understanding of accounting and financial principles.
8. Ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines.
9. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Junior Accountant to take the next step in their career, gaining valuable experience in the construction industry. If you meet the above qualifications and are ready to take on a challenging yet rewarding role, we would love to hear from you.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Elgin, IL
Job Type
$55,000 - $65,000