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Vice President of Finance - Parsippany, NJ


Parsippany, NJ, US, 07054

Company:  Tilcon New York Inc



Job ID:  149061


Safety, Integrity, Quality are the foundation or core values on which Tilcon New York Inc., a CRH company operates.  Located in New York and New Jersey, Tilcon New York Inc. is an integrated materials company with multiple quarry locations, water terminals, heavy highway construction division, asphalt and recycle plants.  Tilcon manufactures sells and ships, made in the USA, products of crushed stone, asphalt, sand, gravel and recycled materials throughout New York, New Jersey, and some areas of Pennsylvania.  Growth opportunity, professional development and a culture of support and resources are provided to each employee for their personal growth and success within Tilcon New York Inc., and CRH.


Position Overview


The Tilcon New York Inc. Vice President of Finance provides leadership of the finance function in accordance with CRH AMAT reporting standards. Responsibilities include financial leadership, coaching to the company Asst. Controllers, effective communication and implementation of policies and practices, detailed oversight of the managerial reporting process and problem resolution. Provides strategic leadership to the business and guidance to senior leadership.  


Roles and Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)


Business Partner


  • Providing insight, independent perspectives, support and oversight on all aspects of the business
  • Challenging assumptions and processes in order to improve performance
  • Oversees accounting personnel and functions in the day-to-day financial activities of the Company (AR, AP, banking, payroll, collections, etc.) and the preparation of internal financial statements.
  • Work closely with CRH AMAT Finance group to ensure alignment with corporate standards and SOX compliance.
  • Ensure that adequate controls are implemented and maintained to safeguard financial risk and assets of the organization. 
  • Prepares operating budgets and management reports; makes independent economic analyses of business opportunities and capital expenditures; and evaluates the financial impact of related actions being considered by the corporation.
  • Works closely with the TNY President on financial planning, corporate vision and strategic initiatives.
  • Organizes, interprets and presents operating and financial data, including identification of significant success/problem indicators to senior management.
  • Works in conjunction with auditors in the preparation of audited financial statements.
  • Ensures compliance with state tax (sales, income, etc.) laws in several states, including collection, payment and reporting.




  • Stepping up and taking on responsibility to further Tilcon New York and AMAT objectives
  • Speaking out with confidence and authority, expressing concerns or ideas with clarity while offering or supporting the search for innovative solutions
  • Demonstrating and communicating the values, culture, vision and aspirations embodied within the Four Pillars
  • Building teams that support the organization and collaborating with peers to unleash the full potential of Tilcon New York Inc.


Strategic Thinker


  • Looking beyond the immediate concerns for the underlying issues, trends and influences that can be harnessed to create sustainable competitive advantages for Tilcon New York Inc.
  • Identifying enterprise risk for opportunities through solutions aligned with the Four Pillars


Developer of Talent


  • Supporting recruitment, development and diversity of talent in all functions across AMAT
  • Promoting CRH wide career options to maximize impact and using Individual Development Plans and coaching to enhance and broaden skills
  • Supporting long term growth of individual and business objectives




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.






  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA certification and/or MBA strongly preferred. 
  • A minimum of 10 years managerial/leadership experience in a finance role leading a team of finance professionals.
  • Proven ability to develop relationships and to work with teams as both a leader and a participant.




  • Manufacturing and/or construction background along with multi-site operations experience and publically traded company


Work Requirements


  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Ability to travel to/from various work sites
  • When in the field, required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA.
  • Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position is: Face Shield, Safety Glasses, Safety (hard toe) Shoes, Dust masks & Hearing Protection


Knowledge/Skill Requirements


  • Strong values and high standards of ethics, integrity and trust.
  • Highly effective oral and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to understand and follow complex verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well with other personnel.
  • Working knowledge of English and Math, office practices and procedures.
  • Ability to develop and foster relationships and trust at all levels of the organization.
  • The ability to lead effective teams and develop direct reports.
  • Strong financial, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strong negotiation and project management skills.
  • Business acumen in manufacturing, distribution and/or construction operations.
  • Strong action orientation and drive for results.
  • Strong oral/written communication, presentation and listening skills.
  • The ability to deal with ambiguity and facilitate change.
  • The ability to lead effective teams and develop direct reports.


Work Environment


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • This job will require both office work and field work.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.
  • The noise level in the work environment in the office is usually quiet.




  • Safety, Integrity, Quality - Formally and visibly demonstrate support and understanding of OMG and Tilcon’s core values.
  • Attracts Top Talent - Attracting and selecting the best talent to meet current and future business needs.
  • Collaborates - Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
  • Develops Talent - Developing people to meet both their career goals and the organization's goals.
  • Drives Results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
  • Cultivates Innovation - Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful.
  • Strategic Mindset-  Seeing ahead to future possibilities and translating them into breakthrough strategies
  • Courage – Stepping up to address difficult issues, saying what needs to be said.
  • Customer Focus – Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
  • Decision Quality -  Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
  • Drives Engagement - Creating a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives.
  • Builds Effective Teams-  Building strong- identity teams that apply their diverse skills and perspectives to achieve common goals


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Tilcon New York Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  May 05, 2019

Nearest Major Market: New York City
Nearest Secondary Market: Newark

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