HNTB Project Finance Assistant in Chicago, Illinois
What We're Looking For
Grow your career with us. This opportunity performs a variety of critical project finance activities in accordance with standard procedures in project accounting and project controls to support contracting, work planning, and delivery of projects. Coordinates with other departments and/or outside agencies to resolve problems. This entry level position is great way start your career and finance where you receive direct guidance.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Experience with transactional finance processes
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Good communication skills (written and verbal)
Basic Skill set in Microsoft Excel and Word.
Attention to detail and organizational time management skills, ability to prioritize effectively
What You'll Need
Transfers quotations into project budgets and assists with routine maintenance of project budgets in project accounting system, including but not limited to project/task status updates, project contract information, project assignee adjustments, and fee adjustments.
Provides various financial reporting to various project owners on a daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly basis as established with project teams.
Performs labor corrections and accounts payable adjustments as identified by the local offices or the Enterprise Operations Cash Management group.
Generates, stores, distributes, files, maintains, and updates ad hoc project accounting reports, documents, etc.
Performs baseline and periodic updates to gross margin calculations with information provided by the project team. Provide system generated or system based financial information related to project and client profitability, payment histories, sales amounts, and other project accounting data as needed.
Codes project costs, such items may include subconsultant costs, expense report receipts, vendor invoices etc., with appropriate project accounting codes conforming to standard procedures and contractual requirements to ensure proper entry into HNTB's financial system.
Prepares or updates billing notes based on feedback from the project team. As appropriate, provides an additional math check and back up information confirmation related to the billing (accounts receivable) portion of the monthly invoice preparation process.
Assists with monthly (or as needed) DBE and subconsultant reporting, other contractual reporting, insurance certificates, project filings, etc.
Performs other duties as assigned.
In lieu of education, 2 years of relevant experience
For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.
Just like we are committed to delivering for our clients, HNTB is also committed to delivering for you by offering benefits to protect the health of you and your family, help you balance family and career, and build your savings for retirement. Learn more at https://www.myhntbtotalrewards.com/en/public/
HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.
The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.