Chastain-Skillman, Inc. is seeking a skilled professional to join our team as our Senior Accountant.
Our ideal candidate holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field with 2+ years of experience in corporate accounting (preferred) as well as a zeal for problem solving, strategic decision-making, collaboration among several departments, and leading process improvements.
Candidates should have a passion for accounting and a desire to continue to develop their knowledge of the industry over the course of their career.
Job Type: Full-time

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervises all accounting and finance activities of the firm, including the management of staff accountants and accounting interns
  • Manages financial planning and analysis, budgets, corporate filings, and project accounting
  • Participates in BST Accounting Software training and manages its utilization within the firm
  • Aids in creating and implementing corporate strategy, involving attendance in weekly meetings with project managers and departmental heads within the firm

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Two (2) years of accounting or auditing experience (preferred)
  • Ability to manage fluctuating workloads and tight deadlines within the accounting department as well as inter-departmental deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint; advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Understanding of and experience with Architectural and Engineering firms a plus, but not required

BENEFITS:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

SCHEDULE:

Monday to Friday, 8AM-5PM

EXPERIENCE:

Accounting or Auditing: 2 years (preferred)

EDUCATION:

Bachelor’s (Required)

ABOUT CS

Leveraging a 70-year legacy of experience, Chastain-Skillman leads the industry in civil engineering, water and wastewater engineering, and land surveying. While intentionally preserving the culture of a tight-knit, generationally owned business, Chastain-Skillman makes significant investments in the talent and resources necessary to deliver the highest quality of workmanship.

Our firm is propelled by an innate drive to innovate but remains humbly rooted in a history that has always prioritized precision and accuracy. This history, coupled with a collaborative culture and the unwavering support of senior leadership, empowers teams with the creative freedom to engage in complex problem-solving.
At Chastain-Skillman, we treasure our role in creating thriving communities, always respecting the impact our work has on their foundations and their futures.

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