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Aston Carter Project Accountant in Fairfax, Virginia

Construction Accountant


  • 3+ years in Project Accounting or Cost Accounting

  • Experience in Construction industry

  • Proficient in Excel

  • Experience with CMiC, AP, AR, and posting to the General Ledger in the construction environment

Job Description:

As a Project Accountant, you will play a critical role in reinforcing our company culture and leadership practices, including our values, safety and ethics policy. Your primary responsibilities will include tracking and analyzing key financial metrics and operational procedures to enhance our processes, and supporting the development of financial models and analysis. You will work with leadership to maintain budgets and forecasts, prepare financial reports and coordinate month and year-end processes. You will also supervise, train and develop Finance & Accounting staff within your team. Additionally, you will provide support to operational and department managers on finance matters to promote our objectives and growth. Your role will entail ensuring compliance with accounting best practices, internal control procedures and related laws. You will also support multiple projects in areas such as Job Projections, Narratives, and Project Risk Management and train Senior Cost Accountants as required. You will be responsible for analyzing cost data, monthly forecasts, annual budgeting and variance analysis for multiple projects. This role will also involve performing day-to-day activities and analysis that support the financial close and reporting process related to job costing.


Our project sites are all conveniently located within 45 minutes of Fairfax, VA. As a Project Accountant, you will manage a portfolio of projects totaling over $170 million. Your responsibilities will include handling all invoices coming from Project Managers, coding invoices to the General Ledger, identifying when invoices are due, paying those invoices, as well as collecting on overdue bills. You will also assist with the financial analysis of critical milestones in the project.

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Kaitland Clawson

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About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter provides world-class corporate talent solutions to thousands of clients across the globe. Specialized in accounting, finance, human resources, talent acquisition, procurement, supply chain and select administrative professions, we extend the capabilities of industry-leading companies. We draw on our deep recruiting expertise and expansive network to meet the evolving needs of our clients and talent community with agility and excellence. With offices across the U.S., Canada, Asia Pacific and Europe, Aston Carter serves many of the Fortune 500. We are proud to be a ClearlyRated Best of Staffing® double diamond winner for both client and talent service.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Aston Carter, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please email ( for other accommodation options.