Project Accountant

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McConnell Dowell Creative Construction
  • Post Date: September 28, 2022
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Job Overview

Project Accountant – American Samoa

  • Finance
  • Accounts
  • American Samoa
  • Permanent / Full Time


  • Great remuneration package
  • Full-time permanent work on multi-disciplinary diverse projects
  • A diverse environment with a culture that is collaborative and supportive
With a healthy pipeline of future work and an excellent team culture, it is an exciting time to join the McConnell Dowell Family.

McConnell Dowell has operated across the Pacific Islands for over 30 years. We are a global company, but our expertise is firmly local. We understand and respect the Pacific Islands cultures we work in and place a strong focus on interacting positively through supporting local communities and villages via skills training, employment opportunities, and establishing supplier and subcontractor relationships.

About the role

We are looking for a Project Accountant to join our high-performing team in American Samoa.

Key responsibilities:

  • Maintaining financial systems within McConnell Dowell operating, reporting, control, audit requirements and accounting standards.
  • Ensuring financial processes deliver required outcomes to time frames for job costing, cost reporting, cash flow and cost to complete reporting, monthly progress claims.
  • Representation and management of company’s financial relationships.
  • Providing Administration support to Project Manager

What’s on offer

  • We offer a supportive team culture which encourages forward thinking, innovation, and our passion for making great ideas work
  • Great remuneration package
  • Full-time permanent work on multi-disciplinary diverse projects
  • Work in a diverse environment with a culture that is collaborative and supportive

About you

  • 5 years plus experience in project or financial accounting roles preferably with experience in the construction industry
  • Be degree qualified and ideally be a Chartered Accountant, or working toward this qualification
  • Strong financial management and bookkeeping experience.
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Process driven, solution orientated, self-sufficient & technically sound
  • Be flexible and willing to travel

About Us

McConnell Dowell is the Creative Construction Company for customers who want to build better communities through safe, smart, efficient infrastructure. For the past 60 years, we have built thousands of quality assets for our customers and communities across New Zealand, the Pacific Islands, Australia, and South East Asia.

Our purpose of ‘providing a better life’ and values – Safety & Care; Honesty & Integrity; Customer Focus’ Performance Excellence and Working Together – are part of our identity and help to attract the best and brightest in our field. Our culture is founded on expertise, creativity, and progressive thinking.

New Zealand and Pacific projects include the Barber Grove to WWTP Duplication project, Gisborne WWTP Upgrade, Warkworth to Snells Transfer Line Upgrade, Old Mangere Bridge Replacement and the Australian Defence Force Pacific Port Upgrade Project.

McConnell Dowell is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, who actively embraces a culture and workplace that is diverse and reflective of the communities and geographic environs we serve.  

Note successful applicants will be required to pass satisfactory pre-employment medical, drug, alcohol and MOJ police checks.

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