Fort Lauderdale, Florida
May 28, 2024
Jun 03, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Controller - Construction

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Salary: $100,000 - $150,000 per year

A bit about us:

Our client is a $100M full-service commercial air conditioning company that provides system maintenance, service, repairs, energy solutions and installation for a wide range of heating, cooling and ventilation systems.

Why join us?

Challenging and Rewarding Work Environment
Teamwork culture
Strong Benefits
Growth Potential

Job Details

Who You Are: You are a proactive, assertive, take-charge person who loves to roll up your sleeves to solve today's problems and can think ahead to solve tomorrow's problems. You want a fast-paced environment that is focused on growth with plenty of room to achieve goals with independence and freedom. You consider yourself someone who pays attention to details, is laser focused on creating precise accounting, and easily identifies opportunities to strengthen business processes controls. You enjoy developing talent within your team by coaching and mentoring your employees to achieve goals and improve their individual skills and competencies.

The Opportunity: You will lead the company's accounting team through a period of outstanding organizational growth. You will transform the accounting processes and work cross-functionally so the business is set up for sustainable future growth. Expect to work daily with outstanding mentors who will support you through the tough challenges of this role. We are looking for a smart, ambitious person to take this role and put their mark on the company.


Manage all accounting department activities, including month end closing, accounts payable, billings & collections.
Prepare monthly financial statements accordance with GAAP and compliant with guidelines.
Ensure adherence to internal policies, procedures, and controls.
Perform monthly and annual accounting close; including account reconciliations, Balance sheet and Income Statement analysis KPI reporting, corporate upload, etc.
Responsible for Sarbanes-Oxley compliance
Owner of capital requests/approvals, fixed asset and lease accounting.
Performs monthly commission calculations.
Prepare risk and insurance package calculations.
Review and approve weekly payroll.
Review and approve expense reports for proper general ledger coding.
Prepare annual tax package for corporate.
Identify opportunities for cost reduction and cost savings.
Actively coach, mentor, train and manager Senior Accounting Manager, Billing, Accounts Receivable, and Accounts payable team.
Work cross-functionally to identify and improve current business practices.
Coordinate with internal/external auditors, when applicable, to ensure successful engagement, provide requested materials/schedules, and information needed to support the audit.
Support team with key strategic and process improvement initiatives.


7+ years of prior accounting experience
Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP accounting
Experience with Construction/Contractor accounting preferred
Experience with Microsoft GP or COINS a plus preferred
Experience with OneStream (or HFM or similar) preferred
Advanced Excel skills
Demonstrated ability to lead and drive process improvement
Experience leading, organizing and developing a team
Strong ability to communicate accounting and financial information using common language
Experience preparing financial statements, footnote support, etc.
Excellent interpersonal skills, attention to detail and leadership ability
Highly motivated, able to take initiative, and comfortable working independently
High energy, ownership of work product and dedication to driving results in a fast-paced environment
Analytical - finds meaning and action in numbers, and is data-driven
Excellent communicator - written and oral
Resourceful - figures out how to creatively achieve results with finite resources
Positive attitude, team player, works collaboratively
Impeccable integrity and ethical standards

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