6 days old

Controller

Ventura, California 93003
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Staples Construction is seeking an individual that is highly motivated, detail oriented and ready to join a fast pace company. This person will fill our open Controller position. The Controller is responsible for general accounting and financial management activities of the company. He/she will oversee the general ledger, production of financial statements, monthly reporting, budgets and financial analysis. Evaluation of internal controls and implementation of accounting processes is critical to this position.

TYPICAL DUTIES:

  • Oversee general accounting and month-end close process, including journal entry preparation, general ledger account reconciliation and variance analysis.
  • Prepare Consolidated Balance Sheet and P&L fluctuation analysis and ratio analysis.
  • Maintain control of the general ledger, and post and close all entities.
  • Prepare and manage annual budget and forecasts.
  • Establish procedures and document critical accounting policies and issues.
  • Supervise, train and mentor direct reports.
  • Analyze financial data and prepare financial package for upper manager and board members.
  • Plan, organize and direct all activities related to the construction accounting functions in all company facilities.
  • Work as a team in reviewing new contracts as well as ongoing contract administration (documentation) to ensure they are compliant with negotiated terms, conditions, specifications.
  • Understand the job costing and construction accounting methodology in order to better align processes to bring better consistency.
  • Work in Process & Job Costing analysis.
  • Ability to interface and assist in annual reviews.
  • Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
  • Performs other duties as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Superior verbal and written communication skills. Ability to tailor style to the audience as appropriate.
  • Thinks quickly and intelligently in challenging circumstances.
  • Excellent computer skills that include good typing abilities and understanding of the Windows Operating System and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Access) are essential.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills

Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE INCLUDE:

To qualify for this position, you must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting, MBA/CPA desired.
  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience in accounting, 2-3 years as an accounting manager or senior cost accountant for a mid-size company.
  • Experience with midsize company accounting systems
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Significant job cost and percentage of completion accounting experience in a construction environment with knowledge of US GAAP.

Categories

Industry

  • General Construction
Posted: 2021-06-07 Expires: 2021-07-07

Staples Construction Co.

We are dedicated to providing the highest level of client service, from initial pre-construction planning to onsite management of subcontractor activities through project close-out and warranty.  We have proven experience in completing complex, high-end, no-fail projects for our clients time after time.

We strive to exceed the expectations of our clients in every aspect—creating personal trust, professional respect, and long-term relationships. 

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Controller

Staples Construction Co.
Ventura, California 93003

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