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Accurate, Controller - Specialty Construction & Maintenance Firm

Job Title
Accurate, Controller - Specialty Construction & Maintenance Firm
Job ID
Nashville,  TN
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Company Information:

  • Corporate office located in Nashville, TN near airport
  • Family-owned and operated with impressive footprint across the Southeast
  • 30+ year history and a healthy 20% growth rate in the last five years
  • Several office locations across Middle TN with 200+ employees
  • Many national awards for excellence
  • Solid financial stability

What the Company Offers You:

  • Direct reporting relationship to the President
  • Engaged and responsive ownership group
  • Employees’ ideas and input are encouraged
  • Bureaucracy-free environment allows you to make impact
  • Open book, transparent culture
  • Focus on work-life balance and strong moral values
  • Opportunity to lead and manage seven staff
  • Excellent benefits package includes Blue Cross group health, 401(k) with 100% match up to 4%,
    and more.

Your Role with the Company:

You’ll report directly to the President and will be the go-to person to oversee and manage a seven-person team.  It will be your responsibility to ensure the timely, accurate recording of all accounting transactions for this three- business unit firm.  You’ll maintain the general ledger, handle monthly closing, and prepare financial statements. Managing cash flow, handling budgeting and forecasting and ensuring revenue is recognized according to the appropriate accounting standards are important responsibilities. Finally, you’ll be charged with effectively communicating the numbers, and story behind them, to the management team.  You’ll be expected to identify and communicate good or bad financial news with equal urgency.

Background Profile:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum 3+ years’ professional accounting experience
  • Background in Construction or Service industry helpful
  • Exposure to budgeting and forecasting
  • Experience with managing an accounting team preferred

About DK Cole and the Process:

DK Cole is a privately-owned executive search and consulting firm that specializes in construction, and we have been hired on retainer to conduct this confidential search by the client company.  We will share all the details on our client company during the initial phone call, if the role makes sense for you, and your qualifications are suitable.  Maintaining your confidentiality is a priority, so your resume will only be submitted at your approval and direction.  We will keep you updated at every step in the process and appreciate your time and consideration of this opportunity.  Please send your resume in Word, including a personal email address and mobile number where we can text or leave voicemail you during 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. hours.  

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