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Junior Accountant

Posted on March 7, 2023

Finance // Administration // Cherry Hill, NJ


Join Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. a leader in the construction industry with over a century of service supporting America’s most important infrastructure projects in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. Riggs Distler has a reputation as an employer of choice in the industry and promotes a safe, exciting, and team-oriented work environment, empowering people to grow and evolve with our business.

As a Junior Accountant you will perform various administrative and accounting functions in support of area accounting needs.


  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company sponsored Healthcare Plan including Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage
  • HSA Account with Company Contribution
  • 401k Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
  • Student Loan Payment & 529 College Saving Program
  • Company Paid:
    • Life & AD&D Insurance
    • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance
    • Identity Theft Protection
    • Employee Assistance Program


  • Process and post monthly journal entries
  • Produce regular and ad-hoc reporting and processing, including A/R invoice processing, credit card processing, customer cash application, etc.
  • General ledger reconciliations and analysis
  • Conduct job costing and financial analysis
  • Assist in SOX and GAAP compliance activities
  • Respond to and assist with internal and external audit requests and inquires
  • Perform other responsibilities as requested by management

Education, Skills, Experience Needed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required
  • Minimum of two years of relevant work experience
  • Construction industry experience is preferred
  • ERP systems experience is strongly preferred
  • Strong computer proficiency, specifically in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Exceptionally strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to accomplish all assignments against aggressive deadlines
  • Act in a professional and personable manner
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to problem solve independently or through collaborative efforts with various personnel

This job description is subject to change at any time. It reflects management’s assignment of essential functions and does not exclude or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested.

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