Assistant Controller- Construction industry

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  • Location:

    Atlanta, United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Our client is a growing organization in the construction industry, and they wish to hire an Assistant Controller to assist in the management of the accounting department and ensure compliance with the accounting policies and procedures and GAAP. 

Essential duties will include: - 

  • Assist in the management of the accounting functions 

  • Ensure timely and complete monthly and quarterly financial statements 

  • Provide adequate reporting to management  

  • Set up internal control systems and policies for financial reporting 

  • Reviews financial data to ensure completeness of the data 

  • Develop and maintain system controls  

  • Responsible for SOX Controls 

  • Develops documentation and troubleshooting procedures 

  • Ensures that monthly account reconciliations are completed  

  • Ensure Payroll and Inter-Company accounting is performed in a timely manner 

  • Assists in the Tax and Risk Management reporting 

  • Maintain the chart of accounts 

  • Assist in the preparation of information for internal & external auditors for the annual audit 

  • Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings and assists with any related audits 

Job Requirements: - 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance 

  • CPA is a big plus 

  • 5+ years' experience  

  • Public accounting a plus 

  • Experience with Percentage Completion/Constructions Accounting preferred 

  • Experience with multi-location, multi-entity, and/or multi-state operation 

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills