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The Walsh Group Business Group Accounting Manager in Chicago, Illinois


Walsh is currently seeking a Business Group Accounting Manager for our Building Division in our Chicago, IL office.

Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team. Walsh employees are "built to succeed" - competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges and are willing to take risks after careful planning. There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

  • Challenging, complex projects

  • Creative and innovative problem solving environment

  • Supportive, communicative managers who reward your success

  • Opportunities for growth, training, and development

  • Flexibility to build what you want, where you want


  • Coordination of P&Ls for BGL

  • Regular reviews of issues, overhead, P&Ls and Report Card with BGL

  • Report major issues to respective Regional Controller

  • Prepare narrative to accompany P&L/Report Card packet

  • Prepare BGL’s business plan

  • Manage Human Capital training & development for department and jobsite staff.

  • Mentor department staff and encourage growth in field within company.

  • Manage Accounting involvement in claims (correspondent between Legal and Accounting)

  • Visit material jobs in their program frequently to ensure compliance and correct any issues that arise.

  • Represent the Company in Owner meetings and relations on major projects

  • Design analytical reports for group and submit for possible standardization across company


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent

  • 5-7 years of experience preferred

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher)

  • Proficiency in CMiC preferred

  • 20% travel

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization, including executive.

  • Ability to think strategically while identifying problems and developing creative solutions

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran

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Requisition ID 2019-3922

Position Type Experienced - Full-Time

Category Accounting/Finance

Division Building