Controller - Engineering, Healthcare or Consulting background

Media, PA
Full-time $100,000.00 - $160,000.00
Posted 05/23/2024

Controller - Engineering, Healthcare or Consulting background preferred

Location: Philadelphia, PA

We are a well-established environmental consulting firm providing customized Environmental Health and Safety Services among other services to our clients. We are seeking an experienced Controller to lead our financial operations and drive the strategic financial direction of our organization. The Controller will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, and internal control processes. The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, a deep understanding of accounting principles, and the ability to provide strategic financial guidance to senior management.

We seek candidates with diverse professional backgrounds, particularly those with experience in larger firms or those with larger staff structures. The position will primarily be office-based, with the option for one remote workday per week.

What You Will Be Doing:

- Take in a key role within our organization to oversee the day-to-day operations of the accounting department, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger, and payroll functions
- Ensure timely and accurate preparation of financial statements, reports, and budgets
- Coordinate the annual budgeting process and provide financial analysis and recommendations to support strategic decision-making.
- Lead the annual external audit process and liaise with external auditors to ensure timely completion and resolution of audit issues.

- Collaborate with other departments, such as finance, operations, and legal, to support business initiatives and ensure alignment with financial goals.

What You Need for this Position

- Experience in accounting and financial management roles ideally in a supervisory or managerial capacity. (experience in larger firms or those with larger staff structures)
- Thorough knowledge of accounting principles, financial reporting standards, and internal control best practices.

- Experience from service industries such as Engineering, Healthcare or Consulting sectors
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field

- Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite, with advanced Excel skills.

- CPA (Certified Public Accountant) is a plus but not required.

What's In It for You

- Competitive Compensation (DOE)
- Generous PTO
- Premium Benefits
- Remote flexibility
- Upward mobility (promoting from within)
- Life Insurance
- 401k with match 
- GREAT company culture
- Team events, company gatherings
- ....and much more!

So, if you are an Controller with experience from service industries such as Engineering, Healthcare or Consulting sectors,  please apply today! Or send your resume to


Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

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