Construction Accounting Manager 3- #96416

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice has been engaged by one of its clients to recruit a Construction Accounting Manager to join their team, located in metro Detroit.

The Construction Accounting Manager will be responsible for overseeing the Accounting for the company’s real estate/construction division.


• Understand and manage key elements of the company’s risk profile
• Assist in formulating the company’s future direction and support tactical initiatives
• Assist with forecasting and analysis of company short and long term financial future and results
• Provide technical financial advice and knowledge to others within the financial discipline
• Analyze past, current and potential net profitability of various company divisions
• Develop, implement and oversee discounting strategies and guidelines based on industry best practices
• Analyze and develop strategies based on industry and roundtable group financial benchmarking data
• Analyze financial benefits, costs and risks of specific project opportunities
• Manage and direct the project accounting staff
• Assign project awards to appropriate accounting staff and ensure all progress billing are prepared and sent to client by the due date
• Review and approve pay applications prepared by project accountants and maintain familiarity with client requirements, contact structure and open issues on each project
• Review cash deposit entries for accuracy and coordinate with accounting staff regarding payment status for outstanding receivables
• Review/ approve pay sheets prepared by project accountants and ensure timely disbursement of subcontractor funds
• Develop, implement, and oversee forecasting and various other project analysis to be used by project manager and other team members
• Prepare cash follow projection and develop strategy for retail project cash requirements to pre-pay subcontractors


• BS/BA in Accounting
• Must have Development, Construction, or Real Estate experience
• Experience with a national or regional CPA Firm preferred
• Experience with Yardi is a plus


If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact Priscilla Barczyk at and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

Accretive Solutions is a national professional services firm providing Consulting, Staffing, and Outsourcing solutions to a wide variety of organizations from start-ups to the Fortune 500. We specialize in solving problems in Accounting & Finance, Governance & Compliance, Information Technology and Business Transformation. Our Executive Search practice has a long and successful history of identifying great talent on behalf of our clients and their organizations.
Throughout our 30 year history performing Executive Search, we have earned an excellent reputation for delivering results and operating with the highest degree of integrity and professionalism. One of the things that set us apart is our practice of always doing what is in the best interests of those we serve - both clients and candidates alike.
Accretive Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Date: 

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 21:00

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