Growing American Shipbuilding Company located on the beautiful eastern shore of Maryland is seeking an Assistant Controller to handle all accounting functions in our one person accounting department and implement new systems in order to enhance efficiencies and management reporting.
Chesapeake Shipbuilding is the most successful shipyard and naval architecture firm of its kind in the United States today. With over thirty years of direct industry experience, we have become a leading designer and builder of a notable array of commercial ships up to 375 feet in length. Our vessels operate all over the world and are suited for inland waterway or ocean service. Our specialization in the design and construction of passenger vessels, tugboats, ferry boats, etc., has enabled us to develop an unrivaled expertise in this field.
Qualified candidates should have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting with several years of experience. CPA a plus. Strong preference will be given to candidates with background in job cost/construction accounting. Candidates should be highly proficient in mainstream double-entry bookkeeping software and Microsoft Excel. Strong preference will be given to candidates with background in job cost/construction accounting. Experience with QuickBooks Contractor and ADP is a plus.
Candidates should have a great attitude, be highly organized, be able to pay attention to detail, have strong communication skills and work ethic, and be able to disseminate information to others, effectively and efficiently. Must be highly analytical, yet strategic and have the business acumen to work with a strong team in a very fast environment. Must have an aptitude and willingness to learn new systems and software.