We are looking for a Business Manager/Controller at our Slotegraaf Corporate office. This role is a member of the Leadership team working work collaboratively with the current Financial Controller to plan, organize, direct, and integrate the financial operations of the company. In three years, this position assumes full responsibility of the Finance department.
Supervise and manage accounting staff
Manage areas of the accounting operations including accounts payable, accounts receivable and internal control processes
Prepare forecasting reports for construction management weeks, construction hours summary, and bi-weekly cashflow
Vendor management including negotiating rates, create and maintain vendor contracts and payment terms
Conduct cost review and recovery analysis of construction quotes to support decision and/or suggest alternative selection to sales personnel
Create contract documents for Design and Construction contracts
Arrange project insurance as required
Assist with the development of annual budgets and report on budget variances, and recommendations for corrective action if necessary
Maintain a thorough understanding of market conditions that affect the home building industry and apply that understanding to the budgeting and forecasting process
Manage relationships with Lawyers and Insurance
Responsible for the creation and implementation of Financial Services policies and procedures
Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives for the Finance team
Support the Leadership team with strategic initiatives
Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business is required
CPA designation (or CPA candidacy) is a strong asset
Prior residential construction industry experience managing finances and relationships will be given high consideration
Advanced experience with QuickBooks accounting software is a must, knowledge of Procore software would be considered an asset
Strong attention to detail, accuracy is a must
The successful candidate can receive a task and run with it, works with high integrity, excellent organization, time management, and problem-solving skills
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively interact with multiple departments in the organization
We offer full-time employment, competitive wages and benefits. Please apply with your resume and cover letter including wage expectations.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If you think you would be a good fit for this position, we would love to hear from you!
Please send your resumé and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org