Project Accountant - Chandler, AZ

M+W Group Chandler, AZ
The M+W Group is the leading global partner for architecture, engineering, construction and project management in the fields of Advanced Technology Facilities, the Life Science industries, Energy & Environmental Technologies, Mission Critical, Electronics and other High-Tech Infrastructures. Our focus is technically complex; from concept development to turnkey services, our company manages projects of all sizes ensuring flexibility, rapid realization and cost-effective completion.

We are committed to attracting and retaining the best employees. Our teams bring outstanding expertise to every project, from business and strategic planning to facility maintenance and operations.

We create extraordinary solutions, delivering the unexpected by listening and responding with ingenuity and innovation.

Duties & Responsibilities

* Interpret accounting related details of EPC Contracts and translate them into forecasts and financial event schedules.

* Track EPC contract event schedules throughout the project and communicate risks and chances.

* Enter budgets and SOV.

* Forecast project cash flows, cost and revenue through lifecycle of projects.

* Work closely with Project Managers to accurately forecast Cost at Completion.

* Generate invoicing to customers.

* Coordinate with Project Managers, Engineering and Procurement to ensure necessary vendor commitments are made.

* Code requisitions and AP invoices to match budget & forecast.

* Review and validate project related expenses.

* Work with Contracts Manager and Project Managers on Prime Contract Change Orders to ensure timely processing and mitigate margin degradation.

* Analyze monthly PoC for assigned projects.

* Prepare reporting for management review as necessary.

* Oversee accounting of project closeouts.

* Perform Budget vs. Actual analysis of assigned projects following completion.

* Capable of presenting and discussing all aspects of a project's status with Engineers, Project Managers and Executive Managers one-on-one or in a group environment.


* Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business or related degree.

* 3-5 years' experience in a construction project environment preferred.

* Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, most importantly PoC Accounting methods.

* Strong analytical skills.

* Problem solving with ability to recognize issues and deal with them directly.

* Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and written.

* Ability to work well with individuals in all parts of the organization.

* General knowledge/experience with Oracle Projects 12.1.3

* Intermediate to high skill level in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Project.

* Flexible with changing priorities and willing to work as needed to meet deadlines.

* Organized/self-starter capable of working independently and manage multiple deadlines.

* Must have strong software knowledge and skills.

Contact Details

Attractive salaries, supportive environments, and excellent benefits allow for growth and career development with M+W Group. Relocation assistance is available. If you want to join a dynamic environment that supports its employees to move up instead of move on, please forward your resume for consideration.


M+W Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The M+W Group provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.