Director of Accounting

Creative Financial Staffing

Job Description

Company is hiring amid CoVid and has seen an uptick in business as a result of CoVid.

A diversified manufacturing company is seeking an exceptional accounting leader for their Controller role. The role will oversee a division of the company and work cross-functionally with Finance Executives within the company. This is a high visibility role.

Why Take the Director Accounting Role:

  • Visibility and exposure to senior leaders

  • Tremendous room for growth, (current group controller has been promoted several times) the company is known for promoting from within

  • Company is always growing, making acquisitions every year and holding on to them

  • Privately held, family-owned. Treat their employees extremely well

  • Company doing really well in 2020 everyone will exceed their bonus targets for year

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and coach the team to perform at a high level

  • Manage the month close process for the business unit

  • Analyzing and evaluating data needed in forecasting, budgeting and cost control

  • Report and present monthly financial results to management properly explaining any variances against plan

  • Develop and report division level KPI's

  • Assist in the development of standard costs and analysis of variances

  • Analyze customer profit margins and gross margins and explain any variances against plan

  • Maintain and enforce SOX and GAAP compliant accounting processes

  • Help with other ad-hoc projects as needed

Skills and Experience Desired in Controller:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting highly preferred

  • 4+ years experience in finance and accounting, someone ready for a leadership role

  • CPA

  • Public Accounting Experience

  • Manufacturing or distribution experience

  • SAP experience is a plus

CPA, Public Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Big 4 Public Accounting, KPMG, RSM, PwC, Deloitte, Crowe, Grant, Plante Moran

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