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Corporate Controller in Laurel, Maryland at ARS

Date Posted: 11/28/2018

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Job Description

Company: ARS/Rescue Rooter


Directs the financial controls of the Company and prepares financial analyses of operations, including interim and final financial statements with supporting schedules, for the guidance of management. Responsible for the financial plans and policies of the Company, accounting practices, the maintenance of fiscal records and the preparation of financial reports.


  • Plans, organizes, manages and develops the accounting staff, which includes hiring, terminating and disciplining employees, setting work priorities, conducting staff meetings, counseling employees, evaluating performance and directing work assignments to ensure effective financial operations.
  • Reviews and enforces accounting policies and procedures throughout the Company to protect, safeguard and preserve Company assets.
  • Develops, implements and maintains procedures that permit the generation of accurate and quantitative reports.
  • Plans, organizes and oversees the preparation and compilation of all financial reports.
  • Provides financial information and reporting to assist in the management of operations and the control of assets.
  • Maintains the classification of accounts and accounting rules and regulations throughout the Company.
  • Evaluates new technical developments, recommends appropriate actions and assesses proposed system enhancements.
  • Reviews and analyzes Company data and confirms that assets and liabilities are recorded according to generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Compares performance with operating plans/budgets and provides reports and interpretations of fluctuations or variations to budget to senior management.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and 8-10 years of general accounting management experience in a corporate environment are required. Related education and/or training or any equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
  • CPA certification required.
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) is required.
  • Must be competent in the use of standard software applications.
  • Must have strong communication skills.
  • Service Industry experience preferred. 

ARS-Rescue Rooter is an Equal Opportunity Employer AA/EOE/M/F/V/D. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, ARS-Rescue Rooter may provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.