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Jackson Contractor Group Project Accountant in Missoula, Montana

"INNOVATIVE AND RESOURCEFUL PROFESSIONALS PROVIDING POSITIVE CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCES AND CREATING PROUD CLIENTS, EMPLOYEES AND COMMUNITIES"

If having a rewarding career where you do meaningful work, meet great people, get involved in the community and have fun doing it is what you're after, look no further and keep on reading!

Headquartered in Missoula, Montana, Jackson Contractor Group, Inc. (Jackson) offers superior General Contracting, Construction Management and Design-Build services. Established in 2000, Jackson has quickly become a regional general contractor employed by local, state, and federal agencies as well as private clients. We provide a highly technical and sophisticated construction management service while operating on a local and personal level.

We differentiate ourselves from our competitors by combining capabilities and know-how found in large construction companies with the responsiveness of a small company. We have the size and resources to tackle a broad range of projects in different market sectors including Education, Commercial, Public/Government, Healthcare/Labs, Civil/Transportation and Residential. Our expertise covers the full range of construction services allowing us to oversee a project from inception through warranty.

We currently employ over 200 employees across Montana and Washington with offices in Missoula, Bozeman, and Miles City, MT and Walla Walla and Spokane, WA. At Jackson, we are in an exciting time of growth but also take pride in maintaining our culture and values consisting of safety, communication, quality, integrity and pride, not necessarily in that order. To do that we encourage all of our employees to build relationships through honest, open-minded and effective communication, pursue learning, growth and self-improvement, complete everything with a pride of ownership and create a positive work-life balance.

Jackson is looking for hardworking individuals who thrive in a dynamic work environment and demonstrate dedication, curiosity and passion about construction. We are interested in people who pride themselves on doing the right thing. Good people provide the foundation for solid teams that continually produce exceptional results on each and every project.

Summary of Responsibilities

Support accounting operations by processing information, reconciling and filing documents.

Essential Duties/Functions

  • Enter and review trade invoices consistently and accurately and within designated deadlines and established procedures.

  • Assemble, verify and make necessary corrections in the preparation of the monthly billing packages.

  • Work closely with project teams to ensure accurate and timely job costs.

  • Provide full life cycle of accounting duties related to construction projects.

  • Perform special projects, clerical duties in addition to general office tasks.

  • Work closely with internal and external contacts in a courteous and professional manner which facilitates a cooperative and efficient working environment.

Other Requirements

  • Handle all interactions with coworkers, subcontractors, clients, the public, etc. in a manner designed to build and maintain long term relationships.

  • Go the extra mile to ensure the project is successful and with complete satisfaction of the client by double checking all critical work deliverables to minimize mistakes.

  • Complete all tasks with a pride of ownership.

  • Never stop improving by initiating personal development strategies and suggestions for company-wide process improvements.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Self-motivation, punctuality and the ability to manage multiple tasks.

Experience/Skills Desired

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting is preferred

  • Preferred experience with the following programs:

  • Microsoft Office Suite including Word and Excel

Benefits

  • Jackson Contractor Group, Inc. is a member of the Montana Contractor's Association, providing 100% employer paid retirement plan and health insurance for employees and their family, short-term disability, and 401k.

  • Benefits also include additional short-term disability, long-term disability, paid holidays, paid time off and much more! To see all benefits offered, please refer to our Careers page.

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