Elevation Solar, LLC
Chandler, Arizona
Apr 02, 2024
Apr 10, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Job Title: Controller

Job Type: Full-Time

Pay: $115 - $140k + bonus

Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401k

Location: Chandler (onsite)

At Elevation, our mission is simple: to change how people use energy in their homes. With a revolutionary spirit, our team helps residents make smarter, cleaner choices about the energy in the homes through solar, energy efficiency, and energy monitoring technology. With this whole-home solution, we are bringing more power to you.

Job Summary: As the Controller, you will oversee the company's finance and accounting functions including month-end close, WIP reporting and financial reporting. Responsible for overseeing accounting team procedures, and controls to ensure adherence to regulations and organization guidelines. This role will be to manage and develop the accounting team.

Manage the month-end close process, including WIP analysis and reporting, journal entries, account reconciliations, P&L analysis, and general ledger maintenance.

Lead the preparation and review of monthly financial reporting, including weekly forecast and monthly management reporting.

Perform analytical reviews and P&L analysis to provide meaningful insights on operating performance.

Ensure timely preparation and review of all balance sheet reconciliations and P&L analysis according to standard closing process.

Supervise accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and general accounting team.

Backup for Sales Tax preparation/filing (multi-states).

Ensure proper revenue recognition is calculated through WIP reporting.

Prepare reporting package consisting of Trial Balance, Financial Statements, Supplemental Schedules, and reconciled WIP Report for Controller review.

Prepare and complete the annual financial statement audit for internal and external audit teams.

Manage quarterly forecasts and annual budgeting process as directed.

Ensure all accounting and financial activities follow Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Company policies and procedures.

Collaborate with others in accounting and finance to support overall department goals and objectives.

Record several types of journal entries - accruing, reversing, reclassing, and adjusting.


Bachelor's degree, preferably in accounting.

CPA designation is required.

7 years of practical accounting experience with at least 3 years of Controller level experience.

Manage a minimum of $100M annual revenue.

Experience managing an accounting team.

Must be detail-oriented and analytical and possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Construction/Solar industry experience is preferred with job cost / WIP reporting and analysis ability.

Advanced computer skills.

Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Working Conditions & Physical Requirements

This position is performed in a standard office environment

This position will operate more than 50% of the time in a stationary position

When not stationary, this person will need to move about the office environment to access filing cabinets, office machinery, printers, etc.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Elevation Solar is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job description has been reviewed to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee's ability to perform the position described. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills, and abilities or a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties as necessary. Elevation Solar, LLC is an equal-opportunity employer committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment.