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Controller in San Diego, CA at Lucas Group

Date Posted: 1/22/2019

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Job Description

Job Information:Job ID: 187940
Location: San Diego, California 92111 , San Diego
Industry: Real Estate & Mortgage
Occupational Category: Finance
Position Level: Manager
Education: Bachelor’s degree
Employment Type: Full TimeDescription:

This role is an excellent opportunity for someone who can work in a fast-paced, autonomously-driven, and demanding environment. The ideal candidate is going to be someone who has experience in high-growth companies at various stages of development from start-up to public, has worked closely with the CFO in addition to having exposure to senior management.

Reporting to the CFO, this position would work closely with the management team to provide reporting and analysis of results and budget at the overall company level, department level and project level.  This position would also be responsible for developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements.

If you have a positive attitude and are comfortable working in a smaller environment, this role may be for you.

Education Requirements:
  • 4 year degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
Experience Requirements:
  • Minimum of 5-8 years of experience in construction trade industry accounting departments
  • Job costing, overhead allocation, work-in-progress schedule preparation and analysis
  • Accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations
  • Ability to bring structure to controlled chaos in a fast-paced, ever-changing, start-up environment
  • Prior small company or startup experience
  • Managing all General Ledger and Subsidiary transactional reporting and integrity including, but not limited to, AR, AP, Job Cost and Equipment Cost
  • Oversee and improve the accounting operations of the company especially through control systems, efficient transaction processing and adherence to company policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that accounts receivables are collected promptly.
  • Oversee/manage cash flow forecasts, monthly bank reconciliations, and satisfactory handling of all payable obligations/discounts
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system
  • Ensure monthly financial statements including balance sheets and profit and loss statements are completed
  • Analyze monthly results versus budget and investigate significant variances. Suggest corrective actions as appropriate
  • Monitor debt schedules and proper classifications.
  • Oversee/Monitor compliance with local and state government reporting requirements and tax filings including but not limited to payroll tax, sales tax, use tax, business fees etc.
  • Establish and monitor processes to record, verify and report the value of company’s assets, liabilities, debts and expenses.
  • Work with Executive team to create, monitor and test policies and guidelines to keep its affiliates in compliance with all government regulatory agencies.
  • Familiarity with union laws and regulations
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