Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Nashville, Tennessee
Posted
May 09, 2024
Closes
May 24, 2024
Ref
2757792488
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Controller
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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