• Location
    North Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 115000 - $ 130000


Parker + Lynch is currently partnering with a mid-sized construction organization in North Brunswick, NJ on a search for a Controller. This role will oversee all project related accounting functions including job costing, job closeouts, preparing monthly vendor payments, and the financial close. Our client is seeking candidates with a minimum of 7 years accounting experience with 5 years of job costing experience, supervisory experience, and a CPA.


  • Provide timely and accurate financial reports including internal financial statements that are accurate, complete and informative.
  • Oversee and evaluate all day to day financial operations ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures as well as state and federal regulations.
  • Contract management and review.
  • Budgeting, forecasting and analysis.
  • Develop and maintain the system of internal accounting controls and financial reporting.
  • Financial operations include but are not limited to A/P, A/R, certified payroll, job cost accounting and cash flow management.
  • Train staff on standard operating procedures, using system reports.
  • Assesses department staffing needs, employee development and or training and resource requirements for the department.
  • Serve as the primary contact for audits.
  • Coordinate quarterly accounting reviews and annual audits.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • 7+ years of accounting experience, 5 years of job costing experience
  • CPA preferred
  • Sage or Yardi software experience
  • Previous supervisory experience

If you’re interested in learning more regarding the Controller role, or additional opportunities we’re working on at Parker + Lynch, email your resume to