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Controller - Construction Industry!

Creative Financial Staffing Glen Burnie Full-Time
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Our client is a leading construction organization and looking to hire a Controller. The company boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its employees with the tools and training necessary to perform. Due to their success and growth, this is a newly created role that will head the accounting/finance department. They are a family owned company and treat every employee as if they were family. 


  • Prepare reports to summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations
  • Oversee and manage all general ledger activity
  • Ensure timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and year-end close process
  • Direct preparation of company budget
  • Direct determination of depreciation rates to apply to capital assets
  • Advise management on desirable operational adjustments due to tax code revisions
  • Arrange for audits of company’s accounts

We are looking for a highly-organized and detail-oriented Financial Controller who combines exceptional leadership skills, with effectively prioritization abilities. You should be able to work independently and proactively in a high-demand work environment. You must have sound judgment and strong reasoning skills, as well as good analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work effectively and objectively with a diverse group of people.


  • BS in Finance, or Accountancy, or equivalent business experience
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant accounting experience with at least 3 years in an accounting management capacity
  • Solid understanding of accounting processes and procedures and US GAAP
  • Proven ability to meet daily and monthly deliverables
  • Proficiency with accounting software systems
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, with advanced working knowledge of Excel
  • Ability to work efficiently independently as well as part of a team
  • CPA certification, a plus

Keywords: controller, controllership, comptroller, CFO, accounting manager, accounting, finance, management, CPA

Skills required

Cost Accounting Procedures
Accounts Payable
Financial Accounting
Financial Reports
Annual Financial Report
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Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) is one of the world’s largest, privately owned accounting and financial placement companies. Since our founding in 1994, CFS has established numerous offices in the United States and the Caribbean.

Understanding & delivering: We understand the requirements of our clients and we have the resources to provide these clients with exceptional talent.

Highly qualified professionals at every level: We ensure the quality of our recruits by subjecting them to some of the most rigorous screening in the industry. As a result, major employers (Fortune 500 companies, privately-owned companies, and small businesses) increasingly rely on CFS to staff crucial positions ranging from CFOs to accounting clerks.

Personal attention: Time and time again our clients commend us on our individual focus and service. Client and recruit satisfaction is the most important part of our business, and we work hard to ensure that each placement we do is the absolute best.

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