Construction Accountant Support at CRH

Posted in Other 29 days ago.

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Location: New Britain, Connecticut

Job Description:
Job ID: 212661

Tilcon Connecticut Inc., a CRH company, has played a vital role in building infrastructure around our state, serving the market from 23 locations throughout Connecticut. As a leading supplier of quality crushed stone, hot mix asphalt, and ready mix concrete, Tilcon Connecticut has supported the construction of superior roads, buildings and bridges. The most respected name in the construction industry, from the quarry to the road, Tilcon Connecticut does it all!

Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then Tilcon Connecticut Inc. and CRH is the company for you! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today!

Position Overview

Tilcon Connecticut has an opening for an experienced Construction Accountant in our New Britain office. This person will support the field operations for our Construction/Paving/Milling Operations. The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with a mix of hourly and salary employees, along with exempt management. Our core values are safety, quality and integrity in everything we do. All Tilcon Connecticut employees are expected to collaborate with associates and management of Tilcon Connecticut Inc. to coordinate, support, and actively promote our safety processes. The Construction Accountant will report directly to the Construction Manager and the expectations are to comply with mandatory safety requirements and other functions of the team.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

Contract Accountant
  • Maintain and review of daily, monthly and yearly of cost and revenue for all construction projects
  • Weekly updates of work backlog volume and revenues
  • Review and update CTDOT and DAS prequalification's as needed
  • Review and update company licensing requirements
  • Assist with both internal and external audits
  • Coordinate and assist project managers with Town, State and private contracts.

Contract Review
  • Assist Project Managers with billing reviews
  • Log in material usage on a daily basis


Individuals must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that they can perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations, using some combination of skills and abilities.

  • Some college required along with 3 to 5 years' experience supporting administrative duties.
  • Accounting/job cost experience preferred but not required.

Knowledge/Skill Requirements
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to utilize resources and take initiative.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to multi-task and triage as needed without getting overwhelmed.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to handle challenging situations in a quick and effective manner.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and openly to customers or employees of organization.
  • Expertise with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel and Word.
  • Knowledge of Viewpoint Software a plus

What CRH Americas Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

Tilcon Connecticut Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link .

Date Posted: Jul 31, 2020

Nearest Major Market: Hartford
Job Segment: Construction, Engineering