Controller - Construction Specialty Contractor

Team Nelson Earthwork, Utilities & Concrete - Woodinville, WA


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Team Nelson Earthwork, Utilities & Concrete is a full service commercial and residential earthwork, utilities & concrete company serving the greater Pacific Northwest region since 1996.  Team Nelson has created an enviable positive work environment for its field and office employees, where initiative, honesty, and integrity are key values. Team Nelson constantly invests in construction education keeping its company offerings at the forefront of the industry. 

We are seeking a collaborative Controller who has excelled in developing accounting employees for the current needs of the company as well as the future careers of the employees. The Controller will manage the monthly closing process and be responsible for job costing, working with the CFO on the budget and financial forecasts, and be the primary person coordinating with the outside CPA firm.

Key qualifications we are seeking are:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting.

  • Accounting experience in the construction industry including working on job costing.
  • Experience managing an accounting team
  • Experience working on the monthly closing process
  • Strong GAAP and tax knowledge, including payroll taxes
  • Adaptability to learn our business, understand processes and recognize the needs of others when making decisions and implementing improvements


  • Employer Paid Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance for employees
  • 401(k) retirement plan with generous company matching contribution
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave

Team Nelson is an equal opportunity employer. We are a non‐smoking facility and a drug and alcohol-free workplace. All new hires and employees are subject to drug testing in accordance with company policy.

Job Type: Full-time


  • relevant: 3 years (Preferred)
  • controller: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • A valid CPA CMA or other related accounting designation (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

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