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Division Controller in King of Prussia, PA at UniTek Global Services, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/7/2018

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Job Description

Job Summary: Responsible for managing the operation’s accounting, reporting and financial performance; developing accurate forecasts/projections and monitoring ongoing performance against plan; all for a combined $75 million telecommunications construction operation of wholly-owned subsidiaries of UniTek Global Services, Inc.



 



Primary Responsibilities:



 



  • Manage month-end closing activities, account reconciliations and day-to-day accounting operations of existing Fiber Construction entity



  • Lead and coordinate onboarding of financial and operational processes related to newly-acquired engineering and construction entities



  • Maintain and create accounting policies and procedures



  • Produce timely monthly financial results in accordance with GAAP



  • Oversee and prepare weekly and monthly management reporting



  • Provide financial performance and metrics, reporting, analysis and decision support to the management team



  • Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly



  • Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner



  • Coordinate the preparation of the operation’s annual budget and periodic forecasts



  • Identify variances to financial plans and report significant issues to management



  • Provide ad hoc financial analyses as needed



  • Assist with enterprise system implementation as it relates to this combined operation


     





Education:                              



  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, accounting, finance; MBA preferred





 



Experience:                            



  • Experience in the telecommunications or construction industries preferred



  • Minimum of 8 years of progressively responsible experience for a company or a division of an organization



  • Prior management experience in accounting and finance process








Job Requirements

Technical Skills:          



  • Experience in job costing including percentage of completion accounting strongly preferred

  • Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

  • Knowledge of automated financial and accounting reporting systems.

  • Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections.

  • Working knowledge of short and long term budgeting and forecasting, and product-line profitability analysis.

  • Proficient skills using MS Office with strong experience using Excel ( particularly pivot tables, macros, v-lookup

  • Attention to detail with an emphasis on accuracy and quality



 



Soft Skills:        



  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in evaluating situations and in making decisions



  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing



  • Good planning and organizational skills



  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, adapt to changing environment