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Assistant Controller

Position Title:            Assistant Controller   

Department:              Accounting

Location:                   Athens, AL


Essential Job Functions:

·       Preparing and consolidating financial statements

·       Establishing and maintaining internal controls

·       Managing all aspects of the general ledger

·       Providing monthly, quarterly and year-end analyses

·       Coordinating or assisting with the budget process

·       Researching accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles

·       Analyzing and reporting cost variances

·       Serving as a liaison to external auditors

·       Supervising accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll and general accounting departments

·       Maintain a high level of quality work at all times

·       Maintain good relationships with Technicians, Foreman, Superintendents, Inspectors, Developers, and other co-workers at all times

·       Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work tasks

·       Perform other duties as assigned

·       Represent and promote Grayson Carter and Son in a professional and honest manner


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

·       Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required

·       Must have at least 5-10 years of accounting experience. Industry experience preferred.

·       Financial analysis skills and working knowledge of US GAAP

·       Knowledge of Enterprise Resource Planning systems.

·       Experience with profit center financial reporting and allocations preferred

·       CPA a plus

·       Experience with Sage 50 a plus

·       Experience with payroll tax reporting and compliance a plus

·       Experience with sales and consumer use tax a plus

·       Self-starter and deadline oriented

·       Maintain confidentiality throughout all aspects of the job

·       Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software

·       Ability to communicate and convey information effectively

·       Must be physically able to stand, walk, sit, crouch, kneel, climb, and periodically lift 25 pounds

·       Knowledge of OSHA Standards

·       Ability to obtain Arsenal Badge

·       Ability to obtain FBI Badge

·       Dependable transportation

·       Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on all job sites as required

·       Work weekends and overtime as needed

·       Committed to attending work each day

·       Able to pass a pre-employment drug screen



·       Company Paid Single Health Insurance (Base Plan), Single Dental Insurance, Single Vision Insurance, Life Insurance and Disability Insurance

·       Voluntary Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability available

·       Paid Time Off

·       Paid Holidays

·       Simple IRA Retirement Account with Company Match

·       Growth opportunities available based on performance and skill

·       Annual salary reviews with performance-based increases



Grayson Carter and Son Contracting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.