Controller

  • Location
    King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842881_2779867
  • Salary:
    $ 130000 - $ 145000

Parker + Lynch is currently partnering with a nationwide construction organization in the King of Prussia area on a search for a Controller to lead their accounting functions at their corporate headquarters. As the Controller you will be responsible for all accounting functions within the organization including overseeing job costing, managing the monthly/quarterly close, assisting in the preparation of the annual budgeting/forecasting process, and establishing internal controls along with process improvements as needed.

Qualified candidates must have 3+ years of experience working within the construction industry, a strong understanding of job costing and inventory, an active CPA or MBA, and previous managerial experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the accounting and financial reporting of the organization, including monthly close and monthly, quarterly and year-end financial reporting
  • Analyze overall business results and profitability with goal of continuous improvement
  • Prepare budgets and forecasts, analyze budget to actual variances, with narrative explaining variances
  • Balance Intercompany cash accounts, and interact with the construction company Project Managers to assist them with subcontracts and insurance issues
  • Develop and implement internal controls where necessary
  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
  • Develop financial strategies to grow the business and provide financial insight and results to assist executive management in strategic decisions
  • Manage and review banking relationships, arrange new sources of finance and debt facilities as required
  • Ad hoc reporting and projects as required
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Previous construction or public accounting industry experience REQUIRED
  • Previous job costing experience REQUIRED
  • CPA or MBA REQUIRED
  • Previous managerial experience REQUIRED


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