Buckingham Search

Project Accountant - Chicago Loop!

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Buckingham Search is working with a global leader in sustainability and uses green solutions to meet the world's ever-growing energy and utility demands through a network of 1000+ sites. They are serving tens of millions of customers, they show no signs of slowing down. The company is searching for a Project Accountant to join their team!

Role Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review financial statements, including all monthly journal entries, to verify account balances for accuracy and reasonableness.
  • Prepare project account reconciliation workbooks to support balance sheet and income statement balances and activity.
  • Ensure accuracy of all general ledger information for the entire chart of accounts for all projects for which you would be responsible
  • Support Asset Managers and Portfolio Finance Managers to maintain compliance with project debt and equity agreements.
  • Assist with annual audit work papers and audit report preparation.
  • Coordinate project treasury, banking, and cash flow analysis.
  • Coordinate and take ownership of project issues with Asset Managers, Project Managers and Finance professionals.
  • Assist Asset Managers in annual project budgeting process.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required.
  • 1-3 years of accounting experience or relevant accounting internship experience, an interest in renewables or energy preferred
  • Basic knowledge of GAAP is required, with desire to learn more
  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Office, experience with Workiva/Wdesk product and/or Oracle Fusion recommended
  • Team player who is able to function effectively in a fast-paced environment, detail oriented with ability to self-review
  • CPA preferred but not required

 



Posted On: Friday, July 2, 2021
Compensation: 68000



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