• Location: richmond, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #9746
  • Salary: CA$70,000.00 Per Hour

Matchbox Consulting is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Project Accountant for our client. The Project Accountant will be responsible for overseeing and managing the financial aspects of their construction projects. The ideal candidate will have experience in the construction industry and possess excellent analytical and communication skills.


  • Develop and monitor project budgets, track expenses, and analyze financial data to ensure that the project stays within budgetary constraints.
  • Implement and maintain cost accounting systems that accurately capture the costs associated with the construction project, including labor, materials, and equipment.
  • Prepare and present financial reports on project performance, including cash flow projections, income statements, and balance sheets.
  • Manage contracts with vendors, ensuring that payments are made in a timely manner and that vendors are meeting their obligations under the contract.
  • Manage the change order process, including reviewing change order requests, estimating the impact of change orders on project costs, and ensuring that change orders are properly documented and approved.
  • Identify and analyze financial risks associated with the construction project, develop mitigation strategies, and communicate risks to project stakeholders.
  • Provide regular financial updates to project stakeholders, including the project manager and senior management.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in project accounting in the construction industry.
  • Experience with cost accounting systems and financial reporting.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.


About MatchBox

Headquartered in downtown Vancouver and serving clients nationally, MatchBox is one of the leading recruitment and solutions firms that specializes in the fields of IT & Technology, Engineering & Technical, Real Estate & Construction, and Accounting & Finance. We offer unrivalled expertise with our teams extensive experience in the recruitment and professional services industry. We are dedicated to building great connections and creating strong opportunities within the workforce and the labor market.

Equal Opportunities

MatchBox is committed to providing equal opportunities for all applicants. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including members of minority groups such as racialized individuals, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and Indigenous peoples. It is a priority for us that all candidates are treated fairly and without discrimination. Our recruitment teams receive ongoing training on using objective criteria for evaluating candidates and other related topics to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.

Work Permits

Please note that we require all interested candidates to obtain the necessary work permits from the Government of Canada prior to submitting an application.

Further Consideration

We receive a high volume of applications and are only able to contact candidates who are selected for further consideration.

Find out more at www.matchboxhr.com #IND1

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