Icon hamburger
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.

Project Accountant

Moran Environmental Recovery, LLC Murray Full-Time
Apply on company site

Job Title:         Project Accountant

Department:    Finance

Reports To:     Project Accounting Supervisor



The Project Accountant is a support position established to assist regional Project Managers (“PM”) in the delivery of personalized service to our “Key” accounts. The PA assists in the “ownership” of every job that is performed for their assigned accounts to ensure MER delivers the highest quality service with outstanding project management discipline. The PA’s goal is to develop expertise in project management, client service and in MER’s core competencies (Emergency Response, Industrial & Marine Services, Facility Decontamination, and Site Remediation).


 Learn the relevant contractual terms that are in place with the applicable clients to assist with initiating work and billing the

 Stay informed of the daily progress of all applicable projects by regularly communicating with the applicable Project Managers.

 Assist the Project Managers project finance duties, including:

o  Project set-up in Spectrum, including coordinating proper documentation such as client and/or vendor requests for W-9’s, insurance certificates, credit references, lien releases, bonding issues,

o  Reviewing WOWS in comparison with the job scope and

o  Enter the WOWS information into

o  Timely A/P invoice entry/approval as

o  Create job-related purchase orders and manage open commitments and month-end accruals

o  Produce timely and accurate invoices for client

o  Complete month-end closing tasks: job cost accruals, work-in-process adjustments

o  Assist with collecting accounts receivable where

 Other duties as assigned.


 At least six (6) months of relevant field experience is strongly preferred, but may not be required based on the Company’s needs.

 Strong attention to

 Strong communication (both written and verbal) skills and analytical skills and the ability to interact effectively with all levels of clients, employees and

 Strong computer skills, particularly with MS Excel and web-based

 Display strong time management, organizational, and problem solving skills, as well as the ability to understand and analyze components of jobs costs, profit and

 Ability to serve as an outside representative of the

 Ability to work in excess of regularly scheduled hours when

 Ability to travel overnight as required by business


 Minimum of Bachelor’s degree, in finance or accounting strongly preferred.

o  NOTE – relevant industry and/or business experience can supplement educational requirement as determined by management.

 Project accounting and/or financial accounting education and/or experience is a plus.


 Competitive Salary

 Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

 401k with Company Match

 Paid Time Off (PTO)

 Paid Holidays

Moran Environmental Recovery, LLC (MER) is an integrated environmental company specialized in providing services to Energy and Industrial, Commercial and Naval Marine, Railroad and Government clients.  With operations based in strategically located resource centers along the United States eastern and gulf coasts, the services we perform range in scope from routine maintenance work, utilizing vacuum trucks and high-pressure washing equipment to large-scale site remediation and abatement.  Our core competencies involve specialized risk management tools and are performed in strict compliance with complex regulatory requirements.  We provide these services using in-house resources, enabling exceptional quality control enjoyed by few companies in our industry.

See above

Skills required

Job Costing
Accounts Payable
Tax Return
General Ledger
Accounts Receivable
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Job ID: PA Murray


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

Moran Environmental Recovery, LLC (MER)'s core competencies have been developed over decades of experience in the industry. Through this experience, MER provides our clients with specialized and integrated solutions to both planned and emergency needs.

View the full profile