Assistant Accountant - Operational Finance
Company: Turner Construction Company
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: November 21, 2022
Des Moines Main
West Des Moines, IA 50266 USA
Minimum Years Experience:
you picture yourself doing great things that make a difference in
the lives of
others, Turner is the place to be. Turner Construction is an
industry leading commercial construction general contractor with a
history spanning iconic projects around the globe, including 10 of
100 tallest buildings.
rich Iowa history began with the construction of the iconic Hazen
in 1930 located at 48th and Hickman in Des Moines and continues
today as Iowa's
leading General Contractor. Turner's Des Moines office
includes everything from healthcare, higher education,
municipalities, commercial, sports, critical facilities, office
is committed to sustaining a diverse, equitable, and inclusive
where everyone feels connected, sees themselves represented at all
the company, and feels supported to reach their ultimate potential.
builds some of the most ambitious projects in the world. The
expertise of our people makes us a recognized leader in many
projects are well known. Our people set us apart. We inspire
greatness. Can you
picture yourself at Turner? If so, apply and let's do great things
together! Position Description: Provide administrative and
financial services to profit center.
Reports to: Senior Accountant, Finance Reporting HQ or Financial
Manager, Finance Reporting HQ
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
- Assist accountant to ensure client contractual requirements are
met in regard to billing and accounts receivable.
- Support the accountant to audit client billing and project
ledger, in compliance with contract requirements, GAAP and company
- Process accounts payable for vendor invoices and ensure
accounts are up to date for assigned projects.
- Process accounts payable for subcontractor invoices, and work
with accountant to ensure all applicable lien waivers are submitted
and contracts and insurance requirements are in place.
- Assist with completing the monthly close process, ensuring all
client bills and project costs are posted or accrued if work is in
place and of material value.
- Provide monthly updates to projects assets and rentals for
insurance documentation with project team.
- Assist with project financial closeout, ensure final contract
amount and closeout documentation requirements have been met as
agreed to by subcontractors.
- Assist with all internal and external audit requests.
- Other activities, duties, and responsibilities as assigned.
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance from an an
accredited and credentialed degree program, or an equivalent
combination of education, training and/or experience.
- General knowledge basic accounting principles
- Must be accountable to research problems and resolve to
completion, escalate issues promptly, learn and apply knowledge
quickly, and meet deadlines
- Must be highly organized, detail oriented, maintain accuracy,
and self-check work
- Able to work independently, with some oversight, and in team
- Must follow established procedures and execute directions to
completion without need of follow up by management
- Must have good work ethic and integrity, dependable, adaptable,
cooperative, and motivated to take on new responsibilities
- Professional written and verbal communication abilities and
general office skills
- Data entry skills and proficiency with databases and computer
applications, including MS Office
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. Performance of the required duties will
require physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs,
passenger use of construction personnel hoists, ability to climb
ladders and negotiate work areas under construction. Specific
vision abilities required by this job include close vision,
peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust
focus. Performing this job requires use of hands to finger, handle,
or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk and hear, stand,
climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Employee must
occasionally lift and/or move heavy weight.
The work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those an employee encounters while performing the
essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential
functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee
regularly works on-site at the construction work site where the
employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious
places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and
risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work environments is
usually moderate to very loud.
Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer -
minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual
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