Project Accountant

Company: ARCO/Murray National Construction Company, Inc.

General Information
At least 5 year(s)
Job Description

ARCO/Murray is a growing design/build general contractor, searching for a highly motivated Project Accountant to join our team! The ideal candidate will have at least five years of related experience.  Candidates must also be extremely organized, self-reliant, and detail oriented. This role is 100% office based and is located in our beautiful River North office location and is CTA commutable! If you are interested in an exciting opportunity with a company that is repeatedly recognized as a Best Place to Work and a Crain’s Fast Fifty company, then consider joining our team.

The Project Accountant is responsible for all facets of the day-to-day accounts payable and various accounts receivable functions.  The position acts as a consultant to each Project Manager, our internal customers. 


  • Prepare billings to owners, process all overhead invoices and job invoices throughout the month. 
  • Work daily with the vendors and subcontractors on issues ranging from billing and payments to insurance and lien waivers.
  • Work on a variety of miscellaneous issues delegated from the controller. 
  • Respond to requests for information and analysis from Project Managers on various accounting and subcontractor issues
  • Job Requirements

    • 5 plus years of accounting experience, construction accounting experience considered a plus.
    • Experience working with title companies.
    • Experience in the construction draw process.
    • Experience preparing sworn statements and G702/G703

    We offer a competitive benefits package that includes:


    • Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
    • Merit based bonus plan
    • Tuition reimbursement for associates
    • Scholarship reimbursement for associates’ children
    • 401k plan
    • Profit sharing plan
    • Paid Sabbatical program after every 5 years of continuous service

    ARCO is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.