Senior Accountant/Controller

Fargo, North Dakota
Apr 10, 2024
Apr 14, 2024
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Senior Accountant/Controller
Fargo, ND
Direct Hire

Hours: Mon-Thu 8am-5pm, Fri 8am-2pm
Position is fully onsite

Kelly is seeking a Senior Accountant or Controller to work for our Fargo-based client in the commercial construction industry on a direct hire basis. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a company that has seen over 20 years of steady success and growth.

This position provides the business knowledge and experience to oversee all general accounting & payroll operations by controlling and verifying financial transactions.

Specifically, the Senior Accountant/Controller will:
  • Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile accounts payable and receivable accounts
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Participate in setting financial standards, budgets, and goal setting
  • Mentor, support, train, oversee, and delegate accounting duties to two accounting direct reports
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Complete weekly payroll, prevailing wage reporting, audits, quarterly reporting, W2s, etc.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or similar field preferred
  • 5+ years of relevant accounting experience
  • Construction industry (or similar) experience preferred
  • Experience in accounting software and implementation helpful.
  • Experience with Sage100 preferred but not required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Solid analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of and the ability to adhere to generally accepted accounting principles
  • Simple IRA with match
  • BCBS health insurance
  • Dental and vision
  • Life insurance
  • PTO
  • Years of service bonuses
The hiring team is interviewing now! If qualified and interested, please apply to this posting ASAP or directly send your resume to .
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