Assistant Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Wilmington, Ohio
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 06, 2024
Ref
2741889416
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Assistant Controller

Are you a seasoned accounting professional looking to step into a leadership role? Our client is seeking an Assistant Controller to provide strategic financial guidance and oversee the accounting operations of their dynamic organization. If you're ready to lead and drive financial excellence, this opportunity is for you.

Overview
As the Assistant Controller with our client, you will play a pivotal role in guiding the financial direction of the organization. Reporting directly to the Controller, you will lead a team of skilled accountants and oversee critical financial processes, including financial statement preparation, budgeting, forecasting, and internal controls. If you're a proactive leader with a strong background in accounting and finance, we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities
  • Oversee the preparation of accurate and timely financial statements for domestic and foreign manufacturing operations, ensuring compliance with GAAP and other regulatory requirements.
  • Lead the budgeting and forecasting processes, collaborating with department heads to develop comprehensive financial plans aligned with strategic objectives.
  • Manage month-end and year-end closing processes, including payroll accounting, accruals, and reconciliations, to ensure the integrity of financial reporting.
  • Coordinate and assist with financial audits, providing support to auditors and ensuring audit readiness.
  • Develop and implement accounting policies and procedures to strengthen internal controls and optimize financial operations.
  • Mentor and develop accounting staff, fostering a culture of continuous learning and professional growth.
  • Provide strategic financial analysis and insights to senior management, supporting decision-making and driving business performance.

Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Minimum of 8 years of progressive accounting experience, with some experience in a supervisory or leadership role.
  • Strong technical knowledge of accounting principles and financial reporting standards.
  • Experience in manufacturing environments highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and ERP systems.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across departments.
  • Proven track record of driving process improvements and implementing best practices.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.

Benefits
  • Competitive salary package
  • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment


If you're a strategic thinker with a passion for financial leadership, we encourage you to apply for the Assistant Controller position with our client. Join us in driving financial excellence and shaping the future success of our organization. Apply today to take the next step in your career journey.