Assistant Controller

About Us:

Founded in 1992, Brawley provides high-quality, turn-key design, construction, ICT infrastructure and FF&E solutions for facilities across the United States and abroad. At Brawley, our mission is to serve federal and institutional clients by designing, building, improving, furnishing, and sustaining critical infrastructures and facilities. We have earned our clients’ trust by exceeding their expectations for quality, safety, value, and functionality.

We're seeking an Assistant Controller to join our corporate team in Wilmington, NC. 

The Assistant Controller supervises a small accounting team in Wilmington, NC and acts as a key resource to our internal and external clients across the country and around the globe. The Assistant Controller will support our Commercial, Federal, and ICT Construction initiatives and is responsible for accounting operations across multiple business/joint venture entities. The Assistant Controller provides leadership to the accounting team and will contribute to the long-term success of our company.


  • Oversee all accounting operations including Billing, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger, Job Costing, Payroll, Journal Entries and Revenue Recognition
  • Assist in preparation of financial statements: P&L, Balance Sheet, manage month/QTR/Year close, working with the company to achieve closing timelines & deliverables, including, bank reconciliations, monthly account analysis to identify and address booking issues, inaccuracies, or imbalances
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Prepare internal monthly financial statements
  • Coordinate the preparation of financial statements with outside CPA firm &, support year-end close process
  • Assist in various audits including workers compensation, general liability, & various project-based audits
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Ad hoc reporting including cash flow report for CFO & Company President
  • Additional Controller duties as necessary


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business-related field
  • 2 or more years’ experience in accounting, job cost experience preferred
  • 2 or more years’ experience working with the construction or general contracting industry
  • Knowledge of AIA billing standards, Work In Progress and sales tax processing
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint required
  • Proficient in using various accounting software, experience with Sage 100 preferred
  • Experience in working with DOD, military or government entities is preferred
  • Prior managerial experience preferred, but not required

Project types: DOD/government, municipality, multi-family, hospitality, retail, educational, religious.

Brawley Culture: We are a team centered around the core values of trust, innovation, integrity, and excellence. We demand these characteristics of our employees and in our daily business operations. We all play a vital role in building the Brawley of the future and shaping the culture of our company.  

  • Mission: To serve our partners with excellence and innovation by delivering projects and facilities that meet or exceed their expectations.
  • Vision: To inspire our teams and partners to build for the future.

We offer competitive base salary, career development opportunities, bonus incentive, medical/dental/vision insurance, life and AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, company HSA contribution, retirement program, 401k company match, paid time off, holidays and work/life balance.