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Are you looking for a permanent position in the accounting and finance field? Palmer Group may have the opportunity for you! We have partnered with this established local client to fill the Project Accountant position. As the Project Accountant, you will perform various functions related to construction projects, billing, collections and budgets. You will also work closely with Project Accountants, as well as work for the other business units and Project Managers. If this opening interests you and you meet the qualifications listed below, apply today!


  • Bill jobs as turned in by Project Managers
  • Generate new job numbers for Project Managers
  • Add new jobs, budgets, labor rate, and other data into Spectrum
  • Review and update CSRs and Overview Reports for all assigned Project Managers’ jobs
  • Take part in CSR meetings with Project Managers, CFO, Business Unit Leader, and other management
  • Supply contractor tax statements for jobs as needed
  • Provide assistance in the audit of any jobs
  • Help with the annual financial audit
  • Maintain accurate daily time reporting


  • 2+ years of experience in an accounting position, preferably in a similar position
  • Knowledge of construction billing & collections is preferred
  • Understanding of of sales and use taxes
  • Familiarity with Microsoft applications such as Outlook, Excel, Word is required, experience with Access preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Work Model:

  • On-Site

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Palmer Group at (515) 225-7000 or email

Ref: JOB-41062

Palmer Group

(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Ankeny, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$50000 - $60000