Assistant Controller-Jansen

Jansen, a civil contractor that excels at larger municipal contracts, is seeking an Assistant Controller. If you want to work with a team that enjoys tackling challenges and seizing opportunities, join their expanding Bellingham-based Accounting team. This is a newly created position for someone eager to grow professionally. You will report to and work closely with the Chief Financial Officer. Initial responsibilities will include: • State and Local Tax Preparation and Due Date Monitoring • Reconciliations and General Ledger Postings • Serving as Back-up to Payroll (done weekly) • Other projects as Assigned Under the guidance of the CFO, you will also be able to work on the following areas: • Financial Analysis and Monthly Financial Statement Production • Budgeting and Forecasting • Cash Management • Development and oversight of financial policies and procedures • Oversight of AP/AR • Other Responsibilities as Assigned Essential Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting , Finance or Business; CPA preferred • Minimum of 5 years of professional accounting experience that includes supervision of others • Construction industry experience preferred • Thorough understanding of accounting principles (GAAP), systems and methods • Proficiency with MS Office applications; Foundation experience a plus • Strong analytical skills and an ability to be a big picture thinker • Excellent organization and project management skills • Outstanding interpersonal skills This is a full-time position. Compensation is competitive and depends upon your experience. Benefits include company-paid health, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation, holidays and sick time, 401K with employer contribution and a casual work environment. All inquiries should be directed to Larson Gross, who is recruiting for this position. Email your resume and cover letter