Controller - Construction Industry

Bellingham Permanent USD160,000 - USD180,000
  • Over 115 years of quality plumbing and piping services
  • New facility with extremely impressive fabrication shops

About Our Client

Client is an extremely reputable, family-owned Mechanical Contractor that's been in business since 1904. Recently moved to a brand new facility with state-of-the-art fabrication shops. Focusing on both public and private work. Extensive pipeline with lots of room to grow internally. Works on plumbing, HVAC, sheet metal,etc. Signatory to the Union.

Job Description

Controller responsibilities include:

  • Position located in Bellingham
  • Participate in developing, administering, and achieving Strategic Plan, organizational goals, and company policies.
  • Coordinate functions and operations across departments to ensure activities align with strategic goals and meet internal and external customer's expectations.
  • Steward of financial strength and profitability by directing and overseeing company's accounting and finance functions.
  • Proactively monitor and provide timely and accurate reports to company Principals on current financial status and financial trends and forecasts of Company and its divisions.
  • Provide advice and recommendations on the financial implication of business activities.
  • Develop and implement goals, policies, priorities, and procedures relating to financial management, budget, accounting, and payroll.
  • Assist Operations and Estimating in developing fees and/or profit margins on the various projects the company is pursuing. Then, if awarded a contract, continue to monitor our results versus the original expectations.

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The Successful Applicant

Controller qualifications include:

  • Position based in Bellingham
  • Construction Industry Senior Financial Leadership: 5 years (Preferred)

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required. CPA certification, Master's degree in Accounting or MBA preferred.

  • A minimum of eight (8) year's experience ideally gained through increasingly responsible management positions within Finance or Accounting.
  • A minimum of four (4) year's recent experience as a Controller with responsibility for accounts, budgeting, cost accounting, credit and collections, and finance. Preferably within the construction industry with annual sales of $25 million to $40 million.
  • Experience designing and maintaining internal control systems.
  • Experience utilizing various ERP or fully integrated accounting systems.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; demonstrated ability to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships; ability to organize and manage to completion multiple high-priority projects simultaneously and on time.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive pay
  • Lucrative bonus
  • 401K
  • Car allowance
  • Phone/Laptop
  • PTO
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