Human Resources

Returning Candidate?

Assistant Controller

Assistant Controller

Job ID 
# of Openings 
Posted Date 
Asst. Controller/Controller
ARCO/Murray Corporate Services, Inc.
Job Location 

More information about this job


ARCO has an exciting, long-term career opportunity for a highly motivated Assistant Controller to join our team. The Assistant Controller is involved in all facets of the accounting department and acts as a consultant to the leadership team of the construction companies, our internal customers. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of public or construction related Accounting experience and must hold a Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance.


ARCO is a premier, full service design/build general contractor with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States. The ARCO enterprise completed $1.2B in revenue in 2016 and is on pace to continue exceptional growth in 2017.


ARCO has been named as one of the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the nation – having tripled in revenue since 2012. ARCO is proud to have been ranked #17 on ENR’s Top 100 Design/Build firms list nationwide in 2017. If you are interested in our award-winning corporate culture, best-in-class total rewards package, and, are ready to take your career to the next level -- consider joining our team.


  • Prepare monthly financial statements and reconcile the job cost for the various ARCO Design/Build companies. 
  • Monitor accounting transactions throughout the month and resolve any issues that occur in the process daily.
  • Prepare and assist with monthly bank reconciliations (A/P).
  • Balance intercompany cash accounts and interact with the Project Managers and Regional Managers to assist them with subcontracts, insurance issues, and job cost details. 
  • Collaborate with accounts payable to review and approve payment requests (invoices, check requests forms, etc).
  • Prepare quarterly and monthly sales and use tax returns.
  • Assist with the year-end audit.
  • Respond to requests for information and analysis from the leadership team within the ARCO Design/Build family of companies on various accounting and financial issues.
  • Work on a variety of different projects throughout the month that are delegated from the Senior Controller and/or Director.


  • Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance with 3-5 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. 
  • The ideal candidate will be able to adapt their communication style to suit different audiences and be an effective communicator.
  • Candidates must have the ability to establish good working relationships with Senior Management.
  • Assistant controllers at ARCO may have access to confidential information that is needed to perform their essential job duties. Confidentiality of all company and customer information must be upheld.

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 Design/Build is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.**


ARCO does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies without pre-approval from ARCO’s Human Resource team. Pre-approval is required before any external candidate can be submitted. ARCO will not be responsible for fees related to unsolicited resumes and for candidates who are submitted directly to our hiring managers.