Construction Controller

Controller (Construction) $75k-$85k (on-site)! General Ledger, Union/Benefit reports, Payroll, WIP, Tax, and Construction industry

  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • $75,000 - $85,000
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A bit about us:

We are a fabrication and installation company within the Construction/Manufacturing industry!

We are looking to add a Controller with Construction industry experience to our team!

Why join us?

  • We pay cover 100% of Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance premiums
  • PTO (generous/flexible)
  • Stock options
  • 401(k)
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule

Job Details

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Construction Controller to join our dynamic finance team in the exciting world of construction. As a Construction Controller, you will play a critical role in overseeing the financial operations of our organization, ensuring accuracy, compliance, and efficiency. This is a permanent position that offers excellent growth opportunities and competitive compensation.

  • Financial Management: Manage all aspects of financial operations, including general ledger accounting, accounts payable and receivable, collections, and payroll.
  • Reporting and Analysis: Prepare accurate and timely financial statements, reports, and analysis to support decision-making and provide insights to senior management.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Collaborate with various departments to develop and monitor budgets, forecasts, and financial goals, ensuring alignment with organizational objectives.
  • Compliance and Taxation: Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements, including sales tax returns and union benefits, and work closely with external auditors for annual audits.
  • Process Improvement: Continuously evaluate and enhance financial processes, systems, and controls to optimize efficiency and accuracy.
  • Team Leadership: Supervise and mentor a team of accounting professionals, providing guidance, training, and support to ensure high-quality work and professional development.
  • Stakeholder Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including operations, procurement, and project management, to provide financial insights and support decision-making processes.
  • Risk Management: Identify and mitigate financial risks, including analyzing WIP (work-in-progress) and ensuring proper control over project costs.
  • Relationship Management: Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including banks, vendors, and clients, to support the organization's financial objectives.
  • Ad hoc Projects: Participate in special projects and initiatives as assigned by senior management, leveraging your financial expertise to drive business growth and success.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. CPA or CMA certification is highly preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role, preferably within the construction industry.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, general ledger accounting, and financial reporting.
  • Proficiency in using financial software and ERP systems. Experience with construction-specific software is a plus.
  • Extensive experience in managing payroll, wage calculations, and union benefits.
  • Solid understanding of tax regulations and experience in filing sales tax returns.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret financial data and provide actionable insights.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and develop a team.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized, with the ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

If you are a self-driven, results-oriented finance professional seeking an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact in the construction industry, we want to hear from you. Join our team as a Construction Controller and take your career to new heights!
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Job Details
Fort Wayne, IN
Job Type
$75,000 - $85,000