Iowa Employer Accountant/Human Resources in FOREST CITY, Iowa

The job of a construction accountant is to keep track of the ongoing expenditures of a construction project and the business as a whole. A construction accountant has to check daily expenditure, prepare monthly project reports, and work in collaboration with all KCS employees, subcontractors, and customers.Accounting Duties and ResponsibilitiesiCommunicate with project managers and superintendents to understand the plan of the buildingiMonitor expensesiFile invoices and billsiManage LoansiCommunicate with lending bodies to explain financial requirements of the projectiPrepare balance sheets, profit and loss, and other reports as needediEnsure Payroll is accurately recorded any processed in a timely manner.iProvide input for project report preparationiVerify bills and purchase sheets with project managers to ensure job costs are accurately recordediMust be very prompt and ensue that deadlines are metiEnsure all equipment costs are being properly recordedOther ResponsibilitiesiEnsure all employeesi benefits are managed properlyiVerify information of new applicants, make reference calls, may be asked to assist with interviewsiEnsure all new employee forms are filled out and verifiediManage employee informationSkills and SpecificationsiExcellent communication and writing skillsiExcellent skills with numbers and accountsiA strong knowledge about various aspects of the construction projectiMust be precise and meticulous in the jobiShould be organized and maintain high efficiency in workiAbility to maintain good relationships with lending bodies such as banksiMust have a strong knowledge regarding computer applications and software related to accountingiAbility to visit the construction site to check out expensesThis is a basic list, but not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Other responsibilities beyond accounting and human resources will be assigned as the need arises.