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Assistant Controller

Assistant Controller

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Asst. Controller/Controller
ARCO/Murray Corporate Services, Inc.
Job Location 
US-IL-Downers Grove

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ARCO/Murray National Construction is a growing general contractor with an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated, professional Assistant Controller to join our team.  The Assistant Controller is involved in all facets of the accounting department.  This Controller opportunity reports directly to the Senior Controller and acts as a consultant to each Regional Manager of the construction companies, our internal customers.


  • Prepare monthly financial statements and reconcile the job cost for the various companies.
  • Monitor accounting transactions throughout the month and resolve any issues that occur in the process on a daily basis.
  • Balance Intercompany cash accounts, and interact with the construction company Project Managers to assist them with subcontracts and insurance issues. 
  • Work on a variety of different projects throughout the month that are delegated from the Senior Controller.
  • Respond to requests for information and analysis from the Regional Managers of the companies on various accounting and financial issues.


  • Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance with 2-5 years of public or construction related accounting experience. 
  • CPA or MBA considered a plus, but not required.
  • Experience in the construction industry is also considered a plus, but is not required. 
  • Candidates must have the ability to establish good working relationships with Senior Management.

We offer a competitive benefits package that includes:

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401k
  • Profit Sharing
  • 1 Month Paid Sabbatical after 5 years of employment
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Yearly bonus potential

ARCO/Murray is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.