Project Controller - Enterprise Operations

Enterprise Henderson, Colorado Pay Scale: Salary Compensation: $140,000 - $150,000


RK is a multifaceted, industry-leading, specialty contractor headquartered in Denver, CO, with decades of experience working in the construction, manufacturing and building services industries. As a second-generation family-owned enterprise, RK prides itself on developing strong relationships with customers, as true project partners, throughout the Mountain West region. RK brings creativity, performance and optimism to every project. 

RK Mechanical offers commercial and industrial plumbing, mechanical piping, process piping, HVAC and refrigeration construction.

The peRKs:

RK Contributions medical plans with HSA and FSA options for you and your family

  • Four medical plans with HSA and FSA options for you and your family
  • 401(k) plan with company match that is 100% immediately vested
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability plans available after one year
  • Company provided life insurance and AD&D with options for supplemental buy-ups.
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Weekly pay

In-house Programs

  • Career development training for all levels through RK University
  • Discounts on products and services for life necessities such as phone, internet, and work apparel 
  • Fun company and team building events, and volunteering opportunities

Partnership Programs

  • Confidential counseling for personal issues, financial advice and more
  • Discounts on entertainment including amusement park tickets, restaurant specials and more

Summary of Duties:

Responsible for ensuring timely completion and oversight of accounting functions and assisting operations in exceeding the expectations of our clients.  Supports enterprise leaders with Analysis, Budgeting and Forecasting information to allow the enterprise team to focus on profit generating activities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Revenue - Review customer contracts and ensure timely invoicing and collection of A/R in accordance to contract terms, monthly review of revenue and margin
  • Cash Management – Weekly update of cash forecast of sources and uses.

Accounting Close - Participate in monthly close, booking journals, accruals and performing reconciliations.

  • Financial Statements - Take ownership of the preparation of accurate and timely accrual basis financial statements including balance sheet, statement of cash flows and P&L
  • Capital Projects – Support financial management of capital projects including new manufacturing facilities
  • FP&A - Budget/Forecasting - Budget Variance analysis for various types of budgets.
  • FP&A - Maintain and perform analysis on key performance indicators.
  • Assist Controller with preparation of financial models such as:
    • Scenario planning
    • Capital budgeting
    • Financial statement analysis
    • Cash flow analysis
  • Work closely with operational managers to meet financial support needs.
  • Ad-hoc financial analysis and process improvements as required.

Primary Career Level:  Professional

  • College/University graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting a must.
  • Strong Excel skills required (Tables, Pivot Tables, Functions, etc.)
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience.
  • Public accounting experience a strong plus. CPA or CMA a strong plus.
  • Experience in construction or manufacturing.
  • Vista ERP experience a plus, but not required.
  • Capable of independent work, history of continual process improvement in delivery of financial requirements.


  • Opportunity to participate in and gain experience in full cycle accounting.
  • Opportunity to join and accounting organization in early stages and grow with it.
  • Opportunity to implement new processes or change processes to improve delivery of financial information.
  • Opportunity to work with senior management of the organization.


  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.
  • All employees are accountable for safety and health and are empowered to stop work if an unsafe condition is present. Employees should immediately notify their supervisor so that the hazard may be corrected.
  • RK Industries employees are required to implement and maintain all safety and health systems practices including the training requirements.


Denver Business Journal Denver-Area Private Companies: Ranked #21 in 2021, #19 in 2019 and various ranks in previous ten years or more

Denver Business Journal Denver-Area Private Sector Employers: Ranked #12 in 2022, #25 in 2021, #19 in 2019

Denver Business Journal Fastest-Growing Denver-Area Private Companies: Ranked #6, 2019

Denver Business Journal Fast 50 list: Ranked #6 2019

ABC’s Top 200 Performers: Ranked #31 in 2022, Ranked #22 in 2021, Ranked #16 in 2020, Ranked #18 in 2019

ABC’s Top 75 Trade Contractors: Ranked #11 in 2022, Ranked #7 in 2021

ABC’s Top Performers by Market:

Airport Contractor: Ranked #15 in 2022

Entertainment Contractor: Ranked #9 in 2022

High Tech Contractor: Ranked #8 in 2022

Hospitality Contractor: Ranked #10 in 2022

Mixed Use Contractor: Ranked #6 in 2022

Museums, Monuments and Parks Contractor: Ranked #9 in 2022

Office Contractor: Ranked #20 in 2022

Wellness Workdays and Harvard Medical School Best Wellness Employer Certification: 2019 Silver

ColoradoBiz Magazine Top Company 2021 Awards: Winner, Category: Construction + Engineering

ColoradoBiz Magazine Top Company 2017 Awards: Winner, Category: Construction + Engineering

ColoradoBiz Magazine Top 50 Family Owned Companies: Ranked #1 since 2011

ColoradoBiz Magazine Top 200 Private Companies: Ranked #8 in 2021 and 2020, Ranked #10 in 2019, Ranked #11 2018

ColoradoBiz Magazine Top 250 Private Companies: Every year since 2011

American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite Award: 2020 (Gold), 2019 (Gold), 2018 (Gold), 2017 (Silver), 2016 (Platinum), 2015 (Gold)

Colorado Workforce Development Council: Celebration of Excellence in Apprenticeship, 2018 Outstanding Employer

Business Experiential Learning Commission: 2020 Colorado Apprentice Award, Employer category

Engineering News Record Specialty Contractor of the Year - Mountain States: 2020

Health Links Healthy Workplace: Certified leader in 2022 and 2021


ABC STEP Awards: Diamond level: 2022, 2017, Platinum level: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2016, 2015, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

ACCA Award Member: Safety Master’s Club

AGC Safety Utah: Silver Award with 5 stars, 2022



Denver Business Journal Corporate Foundations: Ranked # 6 in 2021, #7 in 2020, #6 in 2019

Denver Business Journal Denver Area Corporate Philanthropists: Ranked #22 in 2021, #23 in 2020

The Civic 50 Colorado: One of the most community-minded companies 2020, 2019

Carson J Spencer Foundation: 2015 Corporate Shooting Star Award for RK’s suicide prevention efforts

RK Industries, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law