Senior Financial Executive

St. Louis

Job Description

Position Summary

This position is a Senior Financial Executive responsible for leading the financial and accounting functions within a construction company.

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.

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.


  • 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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