Project Accountant

Project Accountant

Bielby has been operating successfully in the QLD and NSW Infrastructure market for over 35 years and has developed a strong reputation for the successful delivery of projects by working in collaboration with our clients, partners and supply chain to achieve outcomes where all parties “win”.  This track record has instilled a culture that is collaborative, flexible, nimble, solutions oriented, team oriented, with people development at its core. People and outcomes are placed ahead of process and bureaucracy.

Our culture reflects our leadership and the core belief that exceptional people who are respected and motivated can achieve a level of performance that eludes others. We seek to empower highly capable people to use their intellect and ability to make good decisions to achieve business outcomes. 

We will offer:

  • A business culture of innovative solutions, where your knowledge and opinions count
  • A work environment of exciting and diverse projects where our clients are our partners 
  • An opportunity to work for a respected organisation within the civil infrastructure industry that values and enables your career progression

The Role

We are seeking an experienced Project Accountant who will be an essential business partner between the group finance and project teams. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing, supporting, and, in some instances directly managing the financial project controls activities that occur throughout a project lifecycle.

This role is integral in the start-up of new projects to ensure implementation of financial reporting standard and consistency across the group, as well as the ongoing review and support of multiple projects to ensure the accuracy of the financial information of the project and monitor and provide input to the project financial components such as budget, forecast, cost control, and payment claims.

About You

To be the successful candidate, you will be someone who has a strong alignment to our values. You will fit into our culture by being collaborative in nature, straight-up, future focussed, ground-breaking, and responsive. In addition, you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Commerce, Finance, Accounting or Business Management
  • Experience in project budgeting, forecasting and financial modelling
  • Experience in project cost control, and development of financial reports and analysis
  • Sound knowledge of project accounting principles
  • Advanced MS Office skill ie. Excel
  • Minimum 5 years industrial experience
  • CA or CPA qualified or part qualified desirable.
  • Strong management, analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Highly developed verbal communication skills with strong interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility to travel and visit work sites as required.

Apply Now

Our people, clients and partners are our both our business and our strongest advocates. If this sounds like an organisation that you would love to be a part of, then please apply now via the apply button or via

Applicants must have eligibility to work in Australia.

Bielby values and is committed to creating a diverse working environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitable applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol checks.

Please no agency referrals will be accepted.