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  • Location:

    Livingston, New Jersey

  • Sector:


  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$150000.00 - US$160000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032023-79420_1680267612

  • Published:


  • Expiry date:


Construction Controller

A well-established construction company in New Jersey is looking for a Controller to work on-site in Essex County. The Controller will report directly to the CFO and will support the department in various aspects. There will be 1-2 direct reports.


· Prior experience working in the construction industry (preferably utilities)

· Knowledge of Work in Progress (WIP) Schedule - able to review, interpret, and analyze schedules

· Experience working with Timberline software

· Ability to work independently

· Degree in Accounting

What you will be doing:

· Closing the books

· Preparing financial statements on a monthly basis

· Overseeing AP, AR, and Payroll

· Financial analyses of operations

· Reviewing WIP schedules and liaising with project managers

Additional info:

· On-site 5 days/week

· Base salary between $140k - $160k

· 401k contributions

The fair market assumption for this role is between $140,000 - $160,000 annually.

The above salary range represents Cobalt's good faith and reasonable estimate of the possible base compensation range at the time of posting and is one part of the total rewards package this client provides to employees.


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