Assistant Controller Job#355 Location: Columbia, MD

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Position summary: The Assistant Controller will have strong communication skills and will be capable of managing day to day accounting functions. The Assistant Controller will report to the CFO and will work collaboratively with other key stakeholders regarding finance related issues. The ideal candidate will have firm grasp on construction accounting and job costing as well as strong management and supervision skills, to manage a small team.

Position responsibilities: The Controller duties and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following: managing the overall accounting functions, preparing journal entries, reconciling and analyzing accounts. Supervise all finance and accounting reporting matters including, monthly/quarterly/annual closings; payroll, A/P, A/R, revenue recognition, cash management/treasury and vendor management and job cost postings. Ensure timeliness, accuracy and usefulness of financial and management reporting for the CFO.

Applicants must have at least three years of construction accounting experience, 2-3 years of solid accounting supervision experience, at least a bachelor’s degree in business accounting, communication and interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills, strong attention to detail and time management skills as well as being proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word. Knowledge of the Work in process schedule and over/under billing calculation. Knowledge of Sage 100 cloud (formerly Mas 90) and FAR is a plus.

Essential skills and experience: 8+ years of progressive finance experience; including general accounting, financial statement preparation and reconciliations. 2 years of supervisory experience preferred. Strong management, interpersonal and communication skills. Highly organized and detail oriented.

Must be able to pass a background check. Drug screening is also required.


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FiberPlus is an Equal Opportunity Employer
FiberPlus provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and job seekers without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local laws.

FiberPlus offers eligible employees an attractive benefits package including health care coverage, tuition assistance, 401(k) and much more. Please see below for more details on some of the specific benefit plan options:

Paid Time Off
FiberPlus offers employees generous paid time off benefits including, but not limited to, paid holidays, vacation accrual and sick/personal time.

Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
FiberPlus offers comprehensive, high-quality medical, dental and vision care options for employees and their immediate families.

Life Insurance
The Company provides all employees with basic life insurance at no cost. In addition to enrollment in the Company-paid life insurance plan, employees are given the opportunity to purchase additional life insurance for themselves, spouse, and/or dependent children.

Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability
FiberPlus employees can elect to enroll in Short Term and/or Long Term Disability plans for themselves at group rates.

The FiberPlus 401(k) plan helps employees invest in their future by building financial resources for retirement. Eligible employees have the option to enroll and contribute through payroll deduction.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provides our employees and their dependents access to assistance with childcare, eldercare, adoption, relationships and financial issues.

Tuition Assistance
Continuing education is a valuable tool which employees can use to increase their knowledge and skills, and to improve their position within the Company. FiberPlus offers Tuition Assistance to encourage and reward employees who show a commitment to continuing education.

Flexible Spending Account
Employees can set aside money for unreimbursed medical care and/or eligible dependent care needs.