Accounting Manager

Gilbane   •  

Atlanta, GA

8 - 10 years

Posted 265 days ago

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PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Accounting Manager leads all financial administration and fiscal management of a business unit and communicates any potential profitability or risk to the business unit Controller, while overseeing Accounting staff.


TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES: Accounting Manager typical responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Oversee the monthly close cycle and improve/enhance the current process
  • Prepare complicated cost reports
  • Review operational and construction budgets and analyze variances against budget and prior months’ costs at a high level
  • Audit and review contracts of all subcontractors
  • Report to internal management and to the owner on financial updates
  • Update, produce and analyze reports
  • Manage the information flow from all systems to ensure accurate report production
  • Manage monthly close cycle for several entities
  • Supervise staff and personally assume responsibility for the following tasks:
    • Maintain trade contracts
    • Process subcontractors’ requests for payment
    • Review subcontractors’ waivers of lien
    • Prepare owner billings, ensuring overall contractual compliance



  • BS in Accounting or Finance; advanced degree preferred
  • Professional certification (CPA or foreign equivalent)
  • 10 years of financial management experience, preferably in the field of construction
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience



  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Proficient in CMiC