Construction Controller

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Employer
Watertown Enterprises
Location
Columbus, Ohio
Posted
Jun 05, 2024
Closes
Jun 21, 2024
Ref
2771218578
Work Mode
Hybrid
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
PRIMARY PURPOSE
Watertown Enterprises is seeking a diligent and experienced Construction Controller to join our dynamic team. As a Construction Controller, you will be responsible for overseeing the financial activities of our construction projects, ensuring accuracy, efficiency, and compliance with regulations. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and a proven track record in construction accounting and financial management.

ROUTINE DUTIES:
  • Maintain a working knowledge of accounting procedures which includes, but is not limited to, general journal entries, adjusting journal entries, account reconciliations, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, analyze financial statements, and reporting to upper management.
  • Manage all financials aspects of construction projects from inception to completion.
  • Manages all aspects of the company's financial and accounting functions (i.e., budgeting, forecasting, cash management, job cost accounting, accounts payable/receivable, taxes, and bank reconciliation).
  • Support timely monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial close, including assigned journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliations, accruals, and overall maintenance of all operational management accounts.
  • Maintain numerous excel spreadsheets (i.e., cash forecast sheets, scorecards, interest, company reconciliations, etc).
  • Monitor project profits and collaborate with project managers, general superintendents, and company management.
  • Work with company management on fixed assets purchases and return on investment.
  • Working with company management to incorporate process and cost improvement strategies.
  • Work with a construction software system, such as Procore, to ensure accuracy of financials and forecasts.
  • Monitor and forecast cash flow trends from a billing, AR, AP, and cash receipt perspective.
  • Works a year end with external auditors to get final audited financial reports.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, regulations, and best practices in construction accounting.


KNOWLEDGE:

General Accounting Principles

Construction Accounting Principles

REQUIRED SKILLS: ABILITIES REQUIRED FOR THE JOB:

Accounting Software Detail oriented

Microsoft Excel Well organized

Communications Work on multiple tasks at one time

Math A quick thinker

People skills Be swift to change

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Education: Bachelors in Accounting (4 year degree), CPA or CCIFP certification preferred

Experience: 5+ years as an accountant

BENEFITS:

Health Insurance

Vision, Dental, AD&D

Company provided Life Insurance

401K match

Paid leave

Professional development

Referral bonus

Flexible Spending Account

CORE VALUES:

Value Honesty

Amazing Judgment

Leading by Taking Action

Unified Team

Exceeding Customer Expectations

Swift to Change

Watertown Enterprises is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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