Accounting Manager - Succession to Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Sanford, Florida
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 05, 2024
Ref
2741890758
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
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.