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Construction Controller – Nashville

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Controller role with leading Construction company – hybrid in Nashville, Tennessee

About Us: Join us at the forefront of the construction and finance industry in the vibrant city of Nashville, Tennessee. We’re a rapidly expanding construction powerhouse, with a significant presence in both residential and commercial sectors. As we continue to scale our operations, we’re seeking a dynamic Controller to play a pivotal role in our financial endeavors.

Job Description: Are you ready to be part of an exhilarating journey with a thriving construction company based in Nashville? As a Controller, you’ll be at the heart of our financial operations, driving strategic planning, analysis, and reporting. Your expertise will fuel our growth and innovation in the construction industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with visionary leaders to shape and execute financial strategies that match our rapid expansion.
  • Lead the charge in implementing a cutting-edge ERP system, overseeing its selection and ensuring a seamless integration.
  • Be the financial compass for our teams, illuminating the path to understanding job costing and chart of accounts relevant to our business.
  • Mentor and guide a dynamic team, including a project accountant/accounting team, as we continue our upward trajectory.
  • Champion financial reporting and analysis, ensuring precision and compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Craft budgets, forecasts, and financial statements that serve as the guiding stars for decision-making and operational excellence.
  • Navigate the financial landscape, uncovering opportunities for cost optimization and revenue enhancement.
  • Collaborate seamlessly with HR and other teams to facilitate the interview and hiring process for finance-related positions.
  • Shape the career path of the successful candidate, potentially propelling them into a corporate controller role within our organization.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field (CPA preferred).
  • 7+ years of construction accounting experience
  • Proficiency in ERP systems and the ability to lead transformational system implementation projects.
  • Mastery of job costing, chart of accounts, and financial analysis.
  • Exceptional leadership and interpersonal skills, honed through managing high-performing teams.
  • Your communication skills shine, making collaboration with diverse stakeholders a breeze.
  • You’re self-driven, results-oriented, and thrive in the fast-paced environment of our rapidly growing company.

Work Environment: Our company offers a dynamic work environment, with a blend of three days in the office and two days working remotely. 

Compensation: We offer a competitive compensation package tailored to your qualifications and experience, reflecting the exciting nature of our journey.

If you’re interested in learning more, apply ASAP.

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