Sr. Project Accountant (Hybrid Remote) - Washington, DC

Salary: $70,000 - 100,000/yearThis position allows for 3 days per week remote / work from home. We are seeking an experienced Accountant with expertise in Timberline software and a background in the construction industry. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in managing financial operations, ensuring accuracy in financial reporting, and supporting the company's financial goals.


  • Financial Reporting: Prepare and analyze financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements, using Timberline software.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Assist in the development of annual budgets and forecasts, tracking variances, and providing insights to management.
  • Accounts Payable and Receivable: Oversee the accounts payable and receivable processes, including invoice processing, vendor payments, and customer invoicing.
  • Cost Control: Monitor project costs, analyze cost trends, and collaborate with project managers to ensure projects are within budget.
  • Financial Analysis: Conduct financial analysis, such as profitability analysis, cost-benefit analysis, and variance analysis, to support decision-making.
  • Tax Compliance: Coordinate with external tax advisors to ensure compliance with tax regulations and assist in tax planning strategies.
  • Financial Systems Management: Maintain and optimize Timberline software, troubleshoot issues, and train team members on system usage.
  • Audit and Compliance: Support internal and external audits, ensure compliance with accounting standards, and implement internal controls.
  • Financial Planning: Contribute to strategic financial planning initiatives, identify opportunities for process improvements, and drive efficiency in financial operations.
  • Ad Hoc Projects: Participate in special projects and initiatives as assigned by senior management, providing financial expertise and insights.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • CPA certification is preferred.
  • Proven experience as an Accountant in the construction industry, with a strong understanding of construction accounting principles.
  • Proficiency in Timberline software and advanced Excel skills.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy in financial reporting.
  • Experience with financial analysis, budgeting, and forecasting.

Job Profile


North America


United States


Accounting Accounting Principles Accounting standards Accounts Payable Advanced Excel Analytical Audit Budgeting Communication Compliance Construction accounting principles Excel Financial analysis Financial reporting Forecasting Internal Controls Payments Projects Tax Compliance Tax Planning Tax regulations Timberline Timberline software Variance analysis

  • Accounts Payable and Receivable
  • Ad hoc projects
  • Analysis
  • Audit and Compliance
  • Budgeting
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Cost control
  • Ensure compliance
  • Financial analysis
  • Financial planning
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Systems Management
  • Forecasting
  • Process Improvements
  • Reporting
  • Tax compliance
  • Troubleshoot issues
  • Variance analysis

Accounting Bachelor's degree Bachelor's degree in Accounting CPA Certification Finance Related Field


CPA CPA certification


3 days per week remote Hybrid Remote (3 days per week remote/work from home)


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