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Controller

Tacoma, WA
by Seattle Search Group

Accounting And Finance

Job Description

Seattle Search Group the leader in staffing and recruiting for accounting and finance has teamed up with a growing construction company HQ out of Tacoma. This will be the top finance person overseeing a staff of 2.       

This is more than a bookkeeping position and not just a supervisory role. We are seeking a hands-on, proactive, detail-oriented person with serious accounting skills that is able to dig into complex accounting issues with confidence.  
 

Duties and responsibilities: ·        
Manage our team through the monthly closing process and provide month-end financial statements.
This includes preparation and distribution of the monthly WIP schedule.
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Compile key performance indicators based on budget goals on a weekly basis.
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Assist our management team in developing financial plans and strategies for the overall company, as well as for joint venture companies and investments.
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Oversee accounting personnel and resources for maximum efficiency.
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Interact with division managers to provide high-level financial guidance, as well as help solve specific problems.
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Work with project managers to review budget deviations and job profitability.
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Review all regulatory filings, including payroll taxes, sales tax, unemployment, workers compensation.
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Coordinate with outside CPAs for annual financial statement reviews and federal and state income tax returns.
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Maintain good working relationships with our banker, bonding company, and insurance company.
  

Job Requirement

  Education and Experience: ·         
Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Finance required.
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Five plus years of experience in construction accounting required.
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Seven plus years of experience in financial management required.
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Experience with joint venture accounting preferred.