Controller - GC

Chicago, Illinois
May 20, 2024
May 23, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
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Organization Type
Controller at a Prestigious GC!

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Salary: $145,000 - $185,000 per year

A bit about us:

Founded in the 80's and headquartered in Chicago, Co is a leading construction firm with a strong focus on preconstruction, general contracting, and construction management services, the company has built a solid reputation in the commercial and mixed-use residential sectors. Experience in more than 30 states, Company boasts an impressive portfolio of clients, including Costco Wholesale, Whole Foods Market, Target, Walmart, CVS Health, and numerous private developers for industrial and institutional projects.

If you are an experienced Construction Controller or have a start in the Big 4 with GC experience please apply today!

Why join us?
  • Meaningful Work!
  • Competitive Compensation Package!
  • Complete Benefits Package!
  • Flexible Work Schedules!
  • Accelerated Career Growth!
  • Fun Company Activities!
  • Many More!

Job Details

Is your background a fit? Apply if you meet this criterion:
  • 10+ years of experience from construction, real estate development, or public accounting firm; min
  • Prior work experience in a privately-held construction firm beneficial, but not required
  • Public Accounting, Construction, Development Background + CPA Preferred
  • 6+ years of people management experience- will be leading a team of 5

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Supervise all primary accounting functions: payroll, income taxes, monthly and year-end financial reporting, cash management, accounts payable/receivable
  • Possess the highest degree of integrity, exercise sound judgment, and exhibit unwavering attention to detail/accuracy
  • Report to the Chief Financial Officer

Other Responsibilities:
  • Direct and oversee financial and job cost reconciliation, reporting, and WIP schedule within company's current software
  • Manage accounting team responsible for sworn statements, subcontractor payments, billing, and ensuring accounting procedures/controlsWork closely with Project Directors and Managers to verify and manage budgets vs. actual job costs and percentage of completionMaintain and manage collective bargaining agreements, insurance coverage, and benefits plansDesign, implement, and ensure internal controls
  • Responsible for Union and year-end audits, preparation of supporting schedules, and financial information for external tax preparers
  • Oversee cash management functions
  • Provide information and data to CFO for monthly reviews with Project Directors
  • Supervise and monitor accounts payable process, produce/review credit applications and check validity/accuracy
  • Monitor accounts receivable aging
  • Review bank reconciliations, analyze statements, account balances, and construction draws
  • Execute special projects as directed by the President or CFO

If you're a talented Construction Controller seeking a challenging yet rewarding environment, we invite you to explore the possibilities with us! Help shape our financial future while accelerating your own career growth. Apply today and join a team that values your skills and expertise!

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