BrightView Market Controller in San Diego, California
Brighter futures start here. Welcome to BrightView. We’re a team of talented professionals, driven by results and relationships, and committed to taking care of each other, clients, and communities.
BrightView was recently formed through the combination of landscape industry pioneers and leaders, Brickman and ValleyCrest. This defining event united more than 140 years of experience, an extraordinary portfolio of high-profile projects and clients, and a vast, national network of expertise and innovation. As one and true to our name, we’re reinventing the industry while affording our 22,000+ team members access to the most comprehensive training, resources, benefits, mentorship, and opportunities for career advancement.
A brighter future is in your hands. We’re currently seeking a Market Controller.
The Market Controller serves as the financial leader of their assigned Market. Reporting into the Regional Controller, this is a key accounting and controllership role responsible for all financial accounting and reporting, internal controls, and support of related operating and production systems for the Market. Additionally, the role will operate as a support function to the VPGM of the Market, and the Regional VP of Finance.
The successful candidate will possess strong accounting and financial acumen with the ability to build the accounting and financial capabilities of the Market and Branches while serving as a leader, mentor and coach for VPGM and Branch Teams. They will own the accounting and financial management of a $30-50 million dollar Market supporting multiple Branches with varying levels of size, scope and complexity, and will support the innovation and competitive strategies that enhance the brand and drive profitable revenue growth in the Market.
What you'll do:
Organize and direct the month end close process across the Market and Branches.
Enforce and maintain Branch and Market level internal controls.
Responsible for oversight and control of Branch and Market level accounting and working capital, including billing/accounts receivable, inventory, accounts payable, prepaids & accruals, and Branch and Market property, plant & equipment.
Lead Branches and Market in developing and managing the budget process.
Manage and assist Branch teams with Sales reporting.
Manage and assist Branch teams with P&L forecasting.
Reviews Branch financial performance against established goals and standard measures and work with VPGM in developing action plans for improved performance.
Provide training and coaching to Branch teams and supports the VPGM & Regional VP Finance
Skills we're seeking:
Four year accounting degree – CPA preferred
2 + years previous public accounting experience.
3 + years of Controller or Financial Reporting Manager of similar size market/business required.
Strong analytical & communication skills
High level of proficiency in Excel to perform spreadsheet and financial analysis
Paid time off
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
BrightView Landscapes, LLC is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.