Accounting Manager - Succession to Controller

Creative Financial Staffing
Sanford, Florida
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 05, 2024
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Accounting Manager - Succession to Controller

Job Purpose:

The Accounting Manager at this company assumes responsibility for leading and developing the accounting department while also engaging in cross-training within accounting and finance functions to enhance organizational adaptability.

About the company:
  • Join a company that has been around for nearly 30 years
  • This company takes to heart the "Continuous Business Improvement" motto
  • Plans to continue growth over the next 5 years through Sales and Acquisitions
  • Great exposure to upper level management

Duties and Responsibilities of the Accounting Manager:
  • The Accounting Manager will serve as a leader for the accounting team, managing, training, and evaluating staff.
  • Explore automation options for accounting functions.
  • Assist in monthly, quarterly, and year-end close processes, ensuring accuracy.
  • Monitor semi-annual physical inventory at plant locations.
  • The Accounting Manager will review complex journal entries, including allocations, accruals, and intercompany entries.
  • Drive annual budgeting process with Senior Leadership team.
  • Provide reports and support for tracking metrics and identifying cost reduction areas.
  • Handle ad hoc projects as required.

Qualifications of the Accounting Manager:
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting.
  • 7-10+ years of accounting experience.
  • Experience in manufacturing, building, or distribution industries preferred.
  • Exposure to multi-company organizations beneficial.