Sample Project Accountant Resume

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Gabriel Preda
27662 Aliso Creek Rd, Apt 2205
Bayside, NY 11360

Job Objective To obtain a Project Accountant position where my administrative experience, inspiration and a dedication to excellence will be utilized.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Accomplished experience in integrated accounting systems and database structures
  • Operational knowledge of GAAP, project management processes and cost accounting
  • Proficient in Excel, Great Plains, Jasper reporting tool , Crystal reports and Oracle E-billing software
  • Amazing skills in collecting and analyzing complex data, and evaluating information
  • Exceptional skills in negotiating issues and resolving problems
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Professional Experience:

Project Accountant, August 2005 – Present
Ajilon Professional Staffing, Bayside, NY

  • Developed, analyzed, interpreted and provided financial information to project management.
  • Assisted project management with contract documents, change orders and other contract modifications, and lien waivers.
  • Reviewed contractor monthly billing to ensure contract guidelines are being followed.
  • Collected monthly billing estimates from contractors to assist Project Accounting.
  • Entered and maintained the accuracy of all commitments in cost accounting software.
  • Maintained the integrity of the vendor proposal and contract process.

Project Accountant, May 2000 – July 2005
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, Bayside, NY

  • Reviewed and approved invoice coding for project-related expenses.
  • Reviewed and coordinated month-end and year-end closing procedures to ensure that all the books are closed timely and accurately.
  • Reconciled general ledger balance sheet accounts, such as program incentives and rebates payable.
  • Implemented Accounting systems and Accounting Control procedures.
  • Updated and revised position procedures and tactical write-ups, subjected to review by Management.
  • Reviewed and analyzed the organization’s Accounting operation and recommend improvements.


Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Oakland University, Rochester, MI

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