Controller (Temp-to-hire)

Arroyo Grande

Hourly rate: $70k-$80k per year


Local company is looking for an experienced Controller to join their team! This is a temp-to-hire opportunity and would include 401(K) and health benefits once hired by client company.


All aspects of Accounting, Compliance & Analysis including:

  • Journal entries, account reconciliations and general ledger transactions in accordance with GAAP
  • Assist in the month end closing and financial reporting process including account analysis and reconciliation
  • Job cost reporting, and Work-In-Progress reporting
  • Work directly with Project Managers and Foreman to ensure company deadlines are met for financial reports
  • Development of operational procedures and documentation of data flow
  • Supervise, train and mentor accounting personnel
  • Assist in internal and external audits
  • Prepare 571L business property tax returns
  • Prepare W-2’s, 1099’s, ACA, independent contractor reporting and quarterly payroll reporting
  • Prepare monthly Union reports
  • Evaluate and train on new regulations and laws as they affect operations
  • Manage regulatory files including permits, certificates, licenses and registrations
  • Analyze complex business problems and costs in support of operations
  • Other duties as assigned



  • 5+ years of experience in accounting or equivalent
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a related discipline
  • Knowledge of federal and state policies, regulations, accounting procedures, payroll software and recordkeeping
  • Intermediate to expert proficiency in Excel and Word

San Luis Personnel Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, registered domestic partner status, ancestry, genetics, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, citizenship status, military status, status as a disabled or other protected veteran or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.



3220 S. Higuera Street San Luis Obispo, CA 93401