Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Columbia, South Carolina
  • Posted
  • Start Date
  • Salary
    Up to USD75000 per annum
  • Expiry Date

Essential Functions

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Maintain financial reports, records, and general ledger accounts
  • Calculate and post settlement data entries for each customer closing monthly in your market
  • Review/analyze job cost detail for any unpaid items; communicate with project managers on unpaid budget items to calculate reserve amounts
  • Calculate and post cost of sales entry for each customer closing monthly
  • Prepare and post lot purchase HUDs
  • Prepare and post lot cost allocations or starts
  • Review over all closed jobs each month to analyze budgeted margin versus actual margin
  • Track outstanding POs and costs for settled/closed jobs
  • Review and analyze all active community zero holding lots monthly for cost allocations and record adjustments if necessary
  • Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations including any bank statements
  • Assist with internal control processes and auditing needs
  • Meet strict processing and reporting deadlines


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required
  • 2+ years of accounting experience
  • Homebuilding experience a plus
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel – including pivot tables
  • Working knowledge of GAAP
  • Strong analytical skills

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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