Controller

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Location
Madison, Wisconsin
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 80,000 - US$ 100,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_38999
Contact
Moto Gladys Igahara, Spherion
Phone
608-274-6000
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Job Description

Our client is an industry leader in providing road construction traffic management equipment and services for Utilities, Contractors, Municipalities, State DOT, Railroads, Airports, Commercial, Industrial, Residential use.

Benefits including: Health, Dental, Vision, Life & Disability Insurance, 401K-mathc, PTO and Holidays.

Great work/life balance and friendly culture.

Our client values their employees and operates under the core values of: Excellence, Dependability, Honesty, Safety, and Teamwork.

Responsibilities:
The Controller position is open due to a vacancy. You as the new Controller will be working from their corporate office in Madison. You will have in-depth experience in a variety of accounting functions that will include:

- Overseeing the day to day accounting functions and managing the office/accounting staff at the corporate office.
- Oversee the processing monthly financial statements, budgeting and forecasting, and ensuring all accounting transactions are processed according to General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
- Processing and overseeing payroll for salaried employees and select hourly employees. Additional tasks as requested by President and Vice President.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Attention to detail, careful and thorough in completing tasks
- Maintain high professional ethical standards and confidentiality
- Strong initiative to challenges and responsibilities
- Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
- Basic tax knowledge

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required
- CPA highly desired
- 5+ years of related work experience
- Previous management experience required
- Construction industry experience preferred
- Advanced experience with the Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel and Accounting Enterprise Systems (View Point)


For immediate consideration please apply now!

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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