Minneapolis, Minnesota
May 16, 2024
May 17, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Growing company, path to CFO, stable company and industry!

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Salary: $140,000 - $170,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are a growing business looking to find a Controller who can take us to our next level of growth!

Why join us?
  • Potential mobility to CFO in the next 5 years
  • Great, stable team
  • Growing Business
  • Strong training

Job Details

Job Overview:
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Controller to oversee our accounting operations and contribute to the growth of our accounting processes. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting within the infrastructure, engineering, or construction sectors and will be adept at managing budgets, forecasts, project accounting and financial reports.

  • Develop and maintain timely and accurate financial statements and reports in accordance with established guidelines and legal requirements.
  • Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives.
  • Prepare and present monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements; manage the year-end close process and coordinate audits.
  • Implement and manage financial controls and policies.
  • Monitor and analyze monthly operating results against budget.
  • Manage the acquisition of capital assets and ensure that assets are properly recorded, amortized, and disposed of as appropriate.
  • Prepare for and lead the financial audit process, liaising with external auditors.
  • Assist with financial forecasting and oversee budgeting processes.
  • Support project analysis, validation of plans, and ad-hoc requests.
  • Manage and track the performance of invested assets in keeping with policies and investment guidelines.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field; CPA or equivalent is strongly preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of accounting experience and at least 4 years in management. Prefer at least 2 years in construction or engineering
  • Strong understanding of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws, and best practices.
  • Solid experience coordinating audit activities and managing reporting, budget development and analysis, accounts payable and receivable, general ledger, and payroll.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and excellent Excel skills.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to present financial information and reports clearly and concisely.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, confidence, and executive presence - ability to motivate staff.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

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