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Controller - Construction Industry

September 2019

Accounting Manager / Controller

My client, a local Cleveland contractor is looking for an energetic accountant to take on the role of Accounting Manager. The candidate will be groomed quickly to take on additional responsibilities. The candidate will report directly to the President.  There will be 3 direct reports to the candidate (AP, AR and Payroll).

The candidate will have responsibility over the financial statements, month-end closings, account and bank reconciliations, weekly dashboards, and internal controls. We are looking for a candidate that wants to grow and has experience working with $20+ million-dollar size companies. Our client has been in business for 25+ years and has been growing steadily.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for month-end closing, journal entries, bank reconciliation, FS preparation & presentation on a timely fashion
  • Research and summarize variances, overhead analysis, review burden rates, work with project managers on pricing when necessary
  • Review WIP analysis and job cost report
  • Provide daily cash analysis and controls
  • Assist fractional CFO on variance explanations and special projects
  • Assist with budgets and long-term projections (profit & loss, balance sheet & cash flows)
  • Train and become expert in construction software used by the company
  • Other duties and projects as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with a Major in Accounting
  • 4+ Years’ experience as Accounting Manager & supervisory role
  • Strong accounting background with management responsibility
  • Knowledge of construction accounting 
  • Must have excellent skills in excel and word

This is a great opportunity to join and become a key team member of a growing and dynamic company with opportunity to take on significant higher roles in near future.  

Only applicants of interest will be contacted - please no phone calls. Competitive salary, bonus, benefits, 401k retirement plan. Please forward resume in word or pdf with salary history & requirements to

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