Controller with Upside in Elmhurst, IL

$120K - $140K(Ladders Estimates)

Construction services company that is gaining national prese   •  

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 30 days ago

  by  recruiter-profile-pic  Edward Bradstreet

VISION: How do you organically go from no revenues to over $35M in 5 years? Ask the CEO of a construction services company that is gaining national presence and targeting $75M by 2021 through natural expansion and acquisitions. This a profitable and evolving business that is on the fast track.

OPPORTUNITY: Report to a CFO and lead all accounting. Be viewed as a business partner with Operations, Sales, and executive team. Be involved in everything from strategy to building infrastructure. Bear hug the business and grow your career. Here is an overview of the role:

Financial Accounting: Be responsible for all accounting processes and procedures through monthly financial statements. Convert existing accounting from cash to accrual. Build more rigor in reporting, KPIs, and metrics. Analyze variances that impact B/S, I/S and P/L.

Operational Accounting: Assist CFO on financial analysis and margin management. Review expenses and revenues. Create a scorecard to measure multiple P/Ls.

Acquisitions: Assist on due diligence and integration of acquisitions

Cash/Treasury: Prepare cash reports and forecasts; centralized all treasury functions

IT Software: New robust software is about to be installed. Lead accounting systems implementation

Audit & Taxes: Partner with CPA firm on annual audit and tax preparation package.

Business Expansion: Identify opportunities to improve accounting and financial processes as well as build infrastructure to support organic growth.

REQUIREMENTS: CPA wanted; looking for audit underpinning with a large regional or national CPA firm to ensure compliance and strong accounting practices. Seek 7+ years of accounting experience within expanding B2B. Ideal candidates might come from building or construction services. Must have upside potential to VP Finance level. No relocation considered.

Valid Through: 2019-11-12

$120K - $140K
$120K - $140K base, Plus 20% bonus target bonus