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Accounting Manager- Construction

Indianapolis IN
About the Company:

Our client is a global leader in the ownership and development of premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations and an S&P 100 company. Our client has properties across North America, Europe, and Asia which provide community gathering places for millions of people every day and generate billions in annual sales.

About the Position:

The Project Accounting Manager will be responsible for working closely with the project development team to ensure a thorough financial oversight of key development projects. The position will require an in depth understanding of the budget, contracts, change orders, billing process, general conditions, supporting documentation requirements, and all other aspects surrounding the financial controls, development and construction process. The position will be responsible for assisting in oversight of multiple projects. The position will work primarily with the Simon Development and Construction departments to complete its duties, but reporting oversight of the position will be through the Development Accounting department.


• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance or Business
• At least 3 years Previous construction audit experience, as well as experience interacting with construction contractors on the owners behalf
• Previous experiences in managing finances on construction projects
• Understanding of general contractor billing process in relation to construction insurance, salaries, burden rates. etc.
• Ability to travel to project sites each month, as needed
• Self-starter, energetic, enthusiastic
• Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
• Computer proficiency of Microsoft and construction industry software platforms
• Understanding of construction processes and documents
• Capacity to multi-task in a composed and professional manner