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Job ID: 2210
Job Title: Assistant Controller
Location: Dallas, TX

Kaye/Bassman has partnered with a Dallas-based Construction Manger firm growing their construction finance team. The Assistant Controller will have responsibilities that include:

  • Oversee Project Accounting operations for construction services projects.
  • Prepare construction payment applications and other invoices as required by contracts.
  • Track costs and expenses for each construction project and ensure that costs are within budget.
  • Prepare job cost analyses by interpreting projects’ financial data and information on construction services projects.
  • Produce Executive level/ Management level job cost reports necessary to share accurate financial position.
  • Develop and implement key performance indicators to demonstrate current state on construction project performance and detect potential issues.
  • Work closely with Operations to provide clear visibility for each project.
  • Review and understand relevant documents including but not limited to contracts, subcontracts, conditional and unconditional lien waivers, certificates of insurance and agreements pertaining to construction transactions.
  • Establish, monitor and enforce comprehensive internal controls.
  • Maintain or establish policies and procedures as needed.
  • Execute, oversee and approve monthly and annual accounting close procedures and deliverables to include journal entries, reconciling accounts, managing checklists, distributing reports and any other items requested.
  • Assist with audits as required.
  • Provide guidance and support to Project Accounting staff.
  • Ensure compliance with contract requirements for each project.
  • Manage relationships with subcontractors.


  • Comprehension of construction and processes, especially Revenue and Cost of Goods Sold as it relates to construction draws.
  • Minimum 5+ years relevant experience in construction accounting; prior management experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience with a construction-related ERP system.
  • Experience dealing with foreign currency.