Position: Controller Reports To: President Location:La Crescent, MN (Minutes from La Crosse, WI) Status: Full time
Essential Job Functions: •Responsible for the preparation of the company’s financial statements. •Supervise the activities of all the accounting staff (A/P, A/R, Payroll). •Oversee year-end closing and coordinate and assign duties to the accounting staff as needed. •Maintain Viewpoint accounting system to ensure the proper, complete, and accurate record-keeping of accounting company transactions are performed within the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). •Evaluate departmental performance and adjust daily operations when needed to ensure the department meets overall goals and objectives. •Provide training, guidance, and direction to employees to ensure work is performed in an efficient, timely, and knowledgeable manner. •Prepare and provide financial statements, sales reports, analysis, and other reports on a scheduled or unprompted basis. •Maintain and reconcile the fixed assets to the general ledger. •Prepare multiple state agency reports for tax purposes. •Confer with upper management about budgeting and reviewing strategies to meet overall goals and objectives. •Work closely with financial institutions concerning banking activity changes, enhancements and charges. •Work on special projects as needed.
Payroll Job Functions: •Prepare quarterly and annual payroll tax reports. •Alert employees of quarterly timeframe for which they can enroll in 401K election. •Ensure that 401K contributions are made accurately and timely. •Provide year-end wage information to Pension Specialists for 401K compliance. ?
Year End Audit Job Functions: •Coordinate year-end audit with external auditors and assist in the preparation of audit schedules, data and information. •Work closely with the accounting staff to coordinate efforts to provide needed information for the auditors. •Ensure required information is readily available. •Maintain the scope of the audit within the prescribed boundaries. •Conduct internal audits of processes, records and information. •Direct the implementation of needed corrections as determined by audit.
Education and Experience: •Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required (from an AACSB accredited Business School). •Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is required. •5 years Controller experience preferred.
About Wieser Brothers General Contractor, Inc.
Wieser Brothers General Contractor, Inc. is a family-owned and operated firm based in La Crescent, MN. Founded in 1994 by Jeff and Brian Wieser, the company has grown into a full-service, integrated 120 plus person team that includes journeyman carpenters, certified concrete finishers, trained steel erectors, skilled field superintendents and professional project managers, all dedicated to delivering quality construction services. Wieser Brothers is the leader in design/build services, partnering closely with clients to meet current and future building needs with intelligence and efficiency. TRUST is the cornerstone of any Wieser Brothers project. Over 60% of annual sales are in repeat business from satisfied customers.