Creative Financial Staffing
Franklin, Tennessee
May 09, 2024
May 24, 2024
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Work from office
Full Time
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  • Right now we are searching for Controllers to join our roster and ready to assist with any area of accounting.

Typical Tasks and Responsibilities for the Controller:
• Collaborate as a strategic partner with executive leadership to forecast fiscal year revenue, margin, change orders, contingencies, job cost, and overhead
• Manage and develop a team of Project Accountants with compassion for employee development
• Prepare and present monthly Business Unit and Joint Venture financial reports
• Monitor key metrics of financial health including cash position and job profit and drive effective cash management
• Continuously develop improved reporting and analysis to support Division Management
• Proactive, hands-on, strategic financial support of the CFO, COO, and Division Vice-Presidents through annual business planning and special projects
• The Controller will lead cash collection efforts to drive ever-improving DSO and cash opportunities
• Monitor payables including check audits and providing an accounting lens for contract changes
• Lead monthly Business Unit operations and overhead forecast process and prepare financial statements and variance analysis
• In-depth tracking and knowledge of all large jobs
• Drive high-performing Finance department improvement initiatives
• The Controller will be a key contributor in Division financial systems development
• Assist in development of annual Business Plan and monthly forecasts for the business unit

Commonly Preferred Qualifications for the Controller:
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting and 7+ years in accounting
  • Advanced knowledge of excel
  • Knowledge of various accounting software and willingness to learn new software
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Positive Attitude
  • Detail Oriented
  • Stellar interpersonal skills