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Small Company Controller, Columbus OH $60-80k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/1/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Columbus, OH
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    At least 4 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco is currently working on a new opportunity with one of our construction clients who is looking to fill an open Controller role on their team. This position will be a hands-on accounting role that requires a candidate that not only understands debits and credits, financial reporting, and GAAP but also has a working knowledge of construction accounting such as percentage completion revenue recognition, over/under billing, and maintaining job schedules. This Controller position will oversee staff and report directly to the CFO!

Highlights of the Controller role include:

  • Plan, report, evaluate, and control all financial aspects of the company
  • Oversee the accounting and finance policies and procedures and apply them.
  • Full ownership of all things financial including month end close, financial statement prep, audit assistance, budgeting, forecasting, and analysis.
  • Create and apply uniform "best practice" procedures for the respective business unit/location.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting. MBA and/or CPA preferred.
  • Full understanding of GAAP, including, but not limited to, thorough understanding of construction accounting, payroll, accounts payable, fixed assets, credit and collections, inventory and controls, general ledger entries, and account reconciliations.
  • Proficient at MS Word, Excel, Access and Power Point.
  • Professional oral and written interpersonal communication.
  • 4+ years of accounting experience performing the duties listed above.
  • Construction experience for a general contractor or sub-contractor required.

We are currently accepting applications for this Controller role, please apply today for more information! Compensation for this role will fall in the $60-80k range based on experience.

Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.