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Assistant Project Accountant

Helios HR Wheaton-Glenmont Full-Time
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Are you looking for an opportunity to get hands-on experience in a financial role supporting the leadership? If so, the Assistant Project Accountant role with Washington Professional Systems is the perfect choice. The company strives to develop your finance and accounting skills and jump start your career. During this exciting learning experience, you’ll work side-by-side with the CFO to provide valuable deliverables to projects.

As the Assistant Project Accountant, your first years will provide you with experience and exposure to opportunities that will help you build your future. You’ll better understand your role and develop the knowledge and skills that are critical to your success. Along the way, you’ll also have access to mentoring opportunities to help foster and accelerate your development of new skills and capabilities. There are a great deal of career progression opportunities, and the company culture is so strong that the average tenure is over 10+ years. 


The Assistant Project Accountant will team and collaborate with the CFO to help assist with a variety of accounting functions that focus on business, tax and real estate accounting. On any given assignment, you may help to improve internal processes and directly communicate strategies and analytical results with the CFO to help keep projects on track.

  • BA/BS degree in Accounting (Preferred)
  • Minimum of 3 years Accounting experience
  • Solid understanding of fundamental accounting, finance and tax principles
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to work effectively, both independently and as a member of a team
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to 'think outside the box' while identifying problems and developing creative solutions 


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Estimated Salary: $73K
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