Summary of Duties:
The Controller reporting to the CFO will have extensive background in construction accounting which includes: job costing, WIP, knowledge of US taxes, financial statements and more.
Knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices, the financial markets, banking and the analysis and reporting of financial data.
Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, production methods and coordination of people and resources.
Knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders, agency rules, and the democratic political process.
The skill to consider the relative cost and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
The skill to understand the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision making.
The skill to motivate, develop and direct people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.
The skill to determine how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.
The ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gathering and analyzing information skillfully.
The ability to conduct internal audits to assess financial status.
The ability to oversee the operations of the accounting department.
The ability to prioritize, negotiates, and work with a variety of internal and external stakeholders.
The ability to maximize resource efficiency and effectiveness.
The ability to build strategic partnerships, leads safety excellence, demonstrate the Jostin “WHY” and lead service excellence.
The ability to communicate with high impact, and effectively influence others.
The ability to lead teams, delegate, empower, coach, drive innovation and change.
Maintain, analyze, and reconcile general ledger accounts to ensure accurate balances.
Establish and maintain appropriate procedures for the accurate maintenance of the G/L, purchasing, expense report processing, billings, credit collections, accounts payable, and accounts receivable to include regular review and audit of accounts.
Establish and monitor controls and processes to accurately manage percentage of completion accounting on construction projects.
Prepare all disbursements and journal entries to ensure accuracy of work and consistency with internal guidelines and accounting procedures; manage all accounting functions, related to revenue such as percentage of completion revenue recognition, invoicing, sales reports and forecast.
Preparation and review of monthly financial statements, general ledger reconciliations and work in progress and job schedules.
Manage the preparation of annual financial budgets and related monthly reporting compared to actual.
Develop and maintain regular reports by use of executive management in performing daily operations; with input of CFO and operation management.
Create and monitor budgets and cash-flow forecasts.
· Bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting or equivalent relevant experience.
· 9+ years accounting experience.
· Knowledge of percent complete accounting and experience in a job cost driven industry.
· Experience managing a diverse team with multiple locations.
· Previous Construction or General Contractor experience preferred.
· Computer Ease experience preferred.
Valid Driver’s License with acceptable driving record.
Some travel may be required