Controller in Denver, CO at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/8/2023

Job Snapshot

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    Denver, CO
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    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco is partnering with a Denver-based construction company to find an experienced Controller to lead the accounting department of the organization. This position will act as a true business partner working closely with leadership and ownership.

Position: Controller
Company Profile: Private Equity Backed Construction
Location: Denver
Expected Compensation: $100 - 120K salary + benefits

Job Overview:

  • Oversee full organizational accounting operations including month-end close, financial statement preparation and monthly reporting, AP/AR, payroll, fixed assets, cash management, annual audit process, compliance and internal controls
  • Establish and coordinate all accounting procedures for the business unit
  • Build an outstanding accounting function from the bottom up and manage accounting direct and indirect reports
  • Responsible for variance analysis, budgeting and forecasting
  • Assist in the integration of newly acquired companies
  • Oversee Payroll and Human Resources

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance; MBA or master's degree preferred
  • 7-10 years of overall accounting experience with 3+ years experience as assistant controller or manager
  • Strong general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, tax and banking working knowledge
  • Prior experience with budgeting, forecasting, and analysis required
  • Private equity backed company experience, or high-growth company experience, highly preferred
  • CPA or public accounting experience not required, but nice to have