We are currently assisting one of our clients in their search for a Controller with a proven track record in the construction industry. The ideal candidate will manage the finance and accounting departments and assist management in providing information to guide economic decisions about the company's future.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Oversee the people and activities of the corporate accounting department for the accurate and timely dissemination of financial management reports including, but not limited to, internal and external monthly financial statements and annual audits and annual budgets.
Oversee the activities of the disbursement department, ensuring the accurate and timely processing of accounts payable, purchase orders, petty cash, core employee expense reports, cash control, core payroll processing and total corporate payroll tax compliance.
Oversee the activities of the accounts receivable department to ensure the accurate and timely management of all accounts receivable aging components including billings, cash receipts application, etc; funding service management, which includes weekly funding reports and customer service; quarter and year-end payroll closing including federal and state reports; and check statistic management.
Assure corporate income tax compliance to assure the accurate and timely completion of all corporate income tax returns taking full advantage of all favorable tax codes.
Establish and maintain systems and controls that verify the integrity of all systems, processes and data, and enhance the company's value.
Respond to CFO as assigned with accurate and timely work to facilitate his financial needs.
Participate in a wide variety of special projects and compile a variety of special reports.
Communicate with co-workers, management, clients and others in a courteous and professional manner.
Conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures and instructions.
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
CPA certification preferred
10+ years of hands-on accounting managerial experience
Proven ability to lead accounting departments and employees
Construction industry experience
CMIC software experience a plus
Our client is headquartered in Sterling, VA and has been serving the DC Metro Area since 1988. They are an $18 million dollar company and are continuing to grow. They are looking for a controller to help make strategic and educated decisions for the future. Quality, integrity and customer satisfaction are the organization's top three priorities. They know that continued success means taking care of their 90+ employees.
Job benefits include: 401K retirement plan, 100% employer-provided healthcare including dental & vision, Paid holidays & vacation/sick time