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Controller - Construction Firm

Job Title
Controller - Construction Firm
Job ID
Near Logan Square,  IL 60647
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Company Information:

  • Corporate office located in North Chicago
  • Privately owned with over 70 years of history
  • Financially solid with an excellent reputation
  • Diverse project types with multiple business divisions
  • Complex, high profile projects
  • Over 300 employees

What the Company Offers You:

  • Healthy Growth Pace-- company has doubled in size in the last 15 years
  • Financial Strength – consistently profitable for the last 20 years
  • Opportunity to lead and develop a team
  • Reports directly to the CFO/Owner
  • Tight knit family culture
  • Employees feel appreciated by owners - Low turnover
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Collaborative, team-oriented atmosphere
  • Frequent employee lunches and happy hours

Your Role with the Company:

This position will report to the CFO and will be responsible for monthly closing, overseeing AP, AR and payroll functions, and full financial statement preparation.  In addition, this individual will be responsible for reviewing current processes and procedures to improve accounting department operations and maintain solid internal controls.

Background Profile:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 8 years construction accounting experience
  • Background using MS Excel for analysis
  • Working knowledge of work in progress and job cost

About DK Cole & The Process:

DK Cole is a privately- owned search and consulting firm, specializing in construction, and we have been engaged on retainer to conduct this confidential, EXCLUSIVE search by the client company. We are active participants in the recruiting and interview process.We will provide all company details during the first phone call, once we determine if this makes sense for you and for us. Your resume will be handled with the highest level of confidentiality and will only be submitted to our client at your direction. Thanks in advance for your interest. Please send your resume in Word and provide a phone number where you can be reached between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Your information will be held in the strictest of confidence.

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