Vice President Finance

Harper Brothers Construction LLC
June 18, 2022
Houston, TX
Job Type


Harper Brothers Construction is a full-service civil construction company specializing in large site infrastructure, underground, and road work. We are currently looking for VP of Finance. The VP of Finance will continue to build out the accounting and finance team and establish best practices as the company continues to grow organically as well as through heavy acquisition growth. As part of the executive team this person will collaborate with the CFO and be a true business partner by making recommendations to help with the growth and business strategy. The ideal candidate must have experience in construction and be an energized individual who can represent the financial office of the company through a combination of business acumen, intellectual curiosity, and maturity in a high trust role.


  • Full oversight for accounting, finance, payroll, reporting, compliance, controls, and IT
  • Responsible for timely, accurate and consistent reporting of financial information, including full monthly, quarterly, and annual closing
  • Develop tools and systems to provide critical financial and operations information to the CFO and executive management team and make recommendations on strategy and operations
  • Implement best practices
  • Continue to build out the accounting and finance team, developing them accordingly
  • Act as business partner to CFO on all business matters of the company
  • Engage with operations to review results and develop forward looking projections
  • Own system implementations and continually searches for improvements and efficiencies
  • Development and maintenance of the Company’s controls, accounting policies and procedures, and systems
  • Manage the Company’s federal, state, local and other tax filings, systems, and processes
  • Manage the Company’s cash flow, cash management, credit facility, working capital, and company audits
  • Uses analytics to identify issues and opportunities and to help facilitate solutions and process improvements
  • Manage banking relationships
  • Ensure legal compliance in all company matters
  • Assist with performing due diligence and evaluate new M&A targets and integration of targets
  • Other duties and projects typical of a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial company


  • Undergraduate in finance or accounting degree
  • CPA and MBA highly preferred
  • 10+ years of experience in increasingly complex finance and accounting roles including reporting, budgeting, forecasting and financial analysis
  • Must have construction, building, or industrial services industry experience
  • Systems savvy, MUST have advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communicator both verbally and in writing
  • Willingness and ability to work in a collaborative, fast paced environment with a variety of stakeholders
  • Willing to “roll up their sleeves” and take on projects and opportunities (even outside of position’s core functional area) to add value to a rapidly growing and entrepreneurial company
  • Ability to see the big picture while having a high regard for the details
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