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Controller - CFO Replacement

Job Title
Controller - CFO Replacement
Job ID
Brentwood,  TN 37027
Other Location
Detailed, Controller/CFO
Growing, Privately Held Construction Firm

Company Information:
  • Thirty years of success in Middle Tennessee
  • Award winning quality work
  • 100% negotiated, commercial projects in various sectors
  • Nearly $20 million annual revenues, and nearly $30 million backlog
  • Office Location:  South Nashville

What the Company Offers You:
  • Strong positive work environment that places an emphasis on teamwork and mutual respect
  • Leadership team who regularly praises and shows appreciation
  • High retention of staff
  • Approachable owner who is always accessible
  • Autonomy to perform your work
  • Competitive benefits including BCBS health, dental, and vision
  • Company retirement plan

Your Role with the Company:
As the Controller/CFO, you will report directly to the owner/CEO of the company. You will be responsible for overseeing and reviewing AIA billing, weekly payroll, AP, AR and collections.  You will prepare weekly dashboard reporting on key performance metrics, as well as monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements.  You will reconcile the company’s bank accounts and handle monthly closing and monitoring of the retirement plan.  You’ll also oversee all license renewals and reporting, reconcile bank and credit card payments, and be responsible for all state and local tax filings.  You will also handle year end coordination with the outside audit firm, and handle administration of the insurance plans.  You will also oversee all HR functions, including new hire onboarding, including obtaining equipment and resources, and paperwork associated with terminations.

Background Profile:
  • 8+ years’ experience in construction accounting
    • Background working with substantial ERP or software systems
    • Experience managing 1+ employees
    • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent experience

About DK Cole and the Process:
DK Cole is a privately-owned executive search and consulting firm, specializing 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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