Controller

St. Louis

Job Description

Cooperative Building Solutions is devoted to the success of the electric cooperative industry. We provide a complete turnkey solution for the planning, design and construction of electric cooperative facilities. Cooperative Building Solutions follows a team approach throughout the design-build process, and becomes an extension of our clients’ staff to provide the best value to their members.

Position Summary

This position is a Senior Financial Executive responsible for leading the financial and accounting functions within a construction company. Actively participates in the maintenance of fiscal records, budget development, managing project finances, ensuring compliance with industry standards, and providing financial insights to support the company’s objectives.

Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or closely related field; CPA preferred.
  • Extensive experience (10 plus years) in financial management and accounting within the construction industry.
  • Proven track record of principles, practices, regulations and procedures.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction accounting principles, cost control, and project financial management.
  • Ability to apply broad work experience and knowledge when analyzing complex problems.  Must be able to consistently identify critical elements, variables and alternatives to develop solutions.
  • Prepare and present oral and written reports, presentations, and recommendations and to perform the necessary research and investigations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; ability to interact and collaborate with employees at all levels of the organization.
  • Analytical approach to problems with high regard for detail and accuracy.
  • Proficiency in construction accounting software and systems (e.g., Procore, Viewpoint, Sage, CMIC or similar platforms).
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Effective communication and leadership abilities.
    • Attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy and compliance.
  • Analyze complex business problems and make sound business decisions (e.g. cost/benefit).
  • Work independently in a results-oriented environment.

AAP/EEO Statement

Cooperative Building Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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