At LG Construction + Development, we pride ourselves on building a culture that employees enjoy being a part of. In addition to a great team and work environment, we offer health/dental/vision benefits, flexible spending account, short/long term disability programs at no cost to the employee, 401k matches, community outreach events, Divvy bike discounts, and fresh fruit and snacks delivered weekly.

Come help us build a better Chicago!

If you live in the Chicago area and are interested in working with our team, please submit your resume to Office@lgdevelopmentgroup.com. Or for more career opportunities with LG, please view our LinkedIn Page.

We’re Hiring!

Accounts Payable Specialist

LG Construction + Development is a general contracting and real estate development firm with a passion for delivering unique and exciting projects throughout the city of Chicago. Founded in 2005, the company has made a name for itself amongst the best builders in the city with its high-energy, high-integrity approach to its diverse and growing portfolio of work. LG is currently seeking an organized, self-motivated, professional individual to join their accounting team as an Accounts Payable Specialist. The Accounts Payable Specialist will support the Project Accountant with administrative and accounting tasks to assist the draw process and produce accurate project financials.

Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate approval and coding of all invoices with appropriate managers and leaders
  • Enter approved payables into the Sage accounting software
  • Review A/P Aging with controller to determine weekly check runs
  • Process bi-weekly check runs and provide signature package to appropriate signer
  • Maintain organized files – both electronic and paper
  • Import company credit card transactions into Sage and review to ensure complete accuracy of entries (appropriate code, job assignment, adequate documentation to support the charge)
  • Obtain and store W-9 information for all 1099 vendors
  • Create monthly draw packets for project managers
  • Generate waivers and funding notices for each draw
  • Record and code semi-monthly payroll into Sage
  • Reconcile vendor statements and assist with resolution of vendor payment issues
  • Respond to vendor inquiries, regardless of payment status

Ideal candidate

  • 2 years of accounting experience in a fast paced environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with Sage or Timberline is preferred
  • Ability to interact effectively with people including executives, project managers, field employees and vendors
  • Highly organized and can prioritize multiple duties & tasks
  • Manage and meet deadlines
  • Ability to follow up and resolve open issues with a sense of urgency

If you’re interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to office@lgconstructiongroup.com with the subject line “APS Job Application”

LGA Administrative Assistant

LG Advantage is the small project, service, and warranty division of LG Construction and is currently seeking a collaborative, self-driven, innovative individual, with an enthusiasm for creative problem solving and the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced office environment. The LG Advantage Administrative Assistant will support the LG Advantage Manager with administrative tasks to ensure the division continues to deliver the highest level of customer service to all clients.

Job Responsibilities

  • Scheduling service internally or through subcontractors to complete owner requests
  • Owner follow up for quality control of completed service items
  • Communication with owners, trades, and LG Advantage team regarding status of completed and pending service items
  • Assist in managing owner expectations through clear, professional, communication
  • Escalate issues internally and through subcontractors to ensure timely and efficient resolution
  • Assist in managing warranty service requests, trade requests, and invoice follow up
  • Assist in digital and hard-copy organization of project documents

Ideal candidate

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office required)
  • Ability to interact effectively with people including executives, clients, project managers, field employees, vendors, and subcontractors
  • Highly organized and can prioritize multiple duties & tasks
  • Ability to track, follow up, and resolve open issues with a sense of urgency

If you’re interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to office@lgconstructiongroup.com with the subject line “LGA Administrative Assistant Application”