The Job Cost Audit Manager leads the effort to daily track and manage project costs, with the responsibility to monitor job costs across all divisions and projects on a day-to-day basis.
Candidates should have a background in job cost accounting as well as have a strong reputation for auditing, reducing and controlling costs, and coaching others toward career and project success.
Assists in project planning and sets objectives and goals with specific measurables that meet the project schedule.
Track job costs and continually audit labor and material purchases against budget across multiple jobs.
Monitor productivity and provide solutions to daily problems that arise.
Create reports detailing job to date costs against estimate for particular sub-categories within our accounting system.
Proactively monitors costs and reacts to variations quickly. Monitors labor reporting app to effectively control productivity. Helps ensure the financial success of projects.
Works with our Purchasing team to audit external purchases and subcontracts in order for the company to recognize best value.
Recommend methods and or improvements based on project needs and resource capabilities.
Effectively communicate with project superintendents, estimators, and operations managers.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or applicable degree program.
5+ years of experience working for an Accounting firm or a Construction firm in an accounting role.
Effective organization, communication, and leadership skills.
Ability to self-perform duties with little guidance.
Microsoft Office Suite experience as well as prior experience with recognized accounting software.
Candidate must pass a background check and drug screening.
Medical, Dental and Life Insurance
401k with company matching
Continuing Education and Training opportunities
Partial tuition reimbursement opportunities
Relocation Assistance is available
About The Comfort Group
The Comfort Group is an award-winning mechanical contractor serving clients in Middle Tennessee and North Alabama for over 50 years. We have extensive experience with project types such as high-rise/urban, aerospace, commercial, education, hospitality, healthcare, laboratory, mission-critical, industrial, manufacturing, municipal, multifamily, and others.