Posted on: September 11, 2023
Assistant Controller -- Chicago, IL
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Salary: $80,000 - $120,000 per year
A bit about us:
We are a well established home builder with locations across the
US, looking for an experienced Assistant Controller to join our
Chicago branch. This role is perfect for a professional with a
strong background in enterprise accounting who is looking to take
their career to the next level. Our ideal candidate is a strategic
thinker with a keen eye for detail, a deep understanding of
financial reporting, and a proven track record in cash flow
analysis. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment where every day
brings new challenges and opportunities to grow, we would love to
hear from you.
Why join us?
- Competitive Base Salary!
- Strong Benefits Package!
- Bonus Incentives!
- Accelerated Career Growth!
As our Assistant Controller, you will play a pivotal role in our
organizations financial operations. Your key responsibilities will
1. Assisting the Controller in managing all aspects of accounting
operations, including the production of periodic financial reports,
maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a
comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate
2. Ensuring that reported results comply with generally accepted
accounting principles (GAAP) and cash accounting standards.
3. Preparing and analyzing cash flow statements, income statements,
and balance sheets.
4. Developing and implementing financial strategies to support the
companys business objectives.
5. Collaborating with the finance team to streamline and improve
6. Assisting with the preparation of budgets and financial
forecasts and reporting variances.
7. Supporting month-end and year-end close processes.
8. Ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal government
reporting requirements and tax filings.
To be considered for this role, you will need:
1. A bachelors degree in accounting, finance, or a related field.
An advanced degree or professional certification (e.g., CPA) is a
2. A minimum of three years of experience in a similar role,
preferably within the construction industry.
3. Solid knowledge of GAAP, cash accounting, and construction
4. Proven experience in financial reporting and cash flow
5. Excellent analytical skills and a strong attention to
6. The ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and
communicate effectively with all levels of the organization.
7. Proficiency in using accounting software and Microsoft Office
Suite, particularly Excel.
8. A proactive approach to problem-solving and the ability to
handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting
In return, we offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits
package, and the opportunity to work in a supportive and
collaborative environment where you can truly make a difference. If
youre ready to take the next step in your career and join a company
that values your skills, experience, and dedication, apply
Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply"
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