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Controller- Lunenburg, MA

Lunenburg, MA, US, 01462

PJ Keating Co



Job ID:  154858


P.J. Keating Company, a CRH company, is a leading manufacturer of aggregate and HMA products and Paving and Construction in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  We operate aggregate and Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) production facilities in Acushnet, Dracut, and Lunenburg, Massachusetts as well as Cranston, Rhode Island.  Our modern facilities, veteran paving crews, experienced construction management team and large investment in plants and equipment make us one of the largest and most efficient producers in the state of Massachusetts as well as one of only two RIDOT approved stone suppliers in the state of Rhode Island. 

Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then P.J. Keating Company and CRH is the company for you! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today!


Position Overview


This position offers a diverse set of responsibilities and will work alongside President, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Senior Management on various issues and projects. The candidate is a skilled financial professional who understands business, operations and financial processes; has the ability to integrate finance and operations, and can collaborate with operational leadership.  Core behavioral characteristics we seek include: being a partner to business managers; implementing analytical decision-making in the business; and, proactively finding opportunities and recommending ideas for increased profitability. 


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)


  • Ensure adequate controls are installed and maintained to safeguard the financial assets of the company. This includes all SOX controls, CRH Americas Materials (CRHAMAT) and Northeast Division accounting policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate with CFO & Accounting Staff all requests/documentation related to external and internal audits.
  • Work with President, CFO & Senior management on financial analysis and Board Proposals for potential acquisitions and major CAPEX requests.
  • Communicate monthly financial results with the President, CFO and Senior management
  • Lead and/or assist on completing budgets and reforecast.
  • Work with President, CFO & Senior Management on Five Year Plan.
  • Review IRGAAP schedules bi-annually for completeness and accuracy prior to submission to Atlanta. 
  • Review financial statements. Be able to explain variances on queries.
  • Oversee back office and centralized functions at the local level.
  • Recommend & lead and/or assist new efforts to improve management and financial performance.
  • Work on ad hoc projects as directed.




  • BS degree in Accounting plus 5 or more years of relevant financial management experience. 
  • Knowledge of financial accounting, budgeting, control, and reporting principles, methods, techniques, standards and metrics.
  • Knowledge of state taxation.
  • Strong financial, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to manage time effectively and set priorities.
  • Proven ability to develop relationships and effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong values and high standards of ethics, integrity, and trust.
  • The willingness to work extended hours with possible night and/or weekend work as well as overnights.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to use a computer to communicate and analyze data.  This includes but is not limited to the use of Outlook, MS Office programs, Hyperion financial software and other web-based programs.
  • Must possess and have working knowledge to complete necessary mathematical calculations.
  • A valid driver’s license and the willingness to travel for meetings is required.


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


P.J. Keating Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Sep 18, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Worcester

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