Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Tampa, Florida
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 06, 2024
Ref
2741891150
Work Mode
Hybrid
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Controller

Why work for our client as a Controller?
  • The largest and most respected commercial flooring installation service company in the industry, with dozens of locations across the US
  • Innovative vision and partnerships with top companies set us apart.
  • Working for our client means joining a fun and hardworking team, with competitive pay, flexible schedules, and great benefits (medical, telemedical, mental health, prescriptions, HSA/FSA, Life & AD&D, vision and dental benefits, and 401k.).

Overview of the Controller role:
  • Partner with the EVP and operational leadership and other key members of senior management on financial results, budgeting, cash management, and policy matters.
  • Become deeply enmeshed in the operations such that the VP Finance can spot trends, drive operational and financial metric improvements and impart guidance to the operational teams.
  • Actively participate the in the cash collection and disbursement processes.
  • Insure that defined corporate standard operating procedures are adhered to and identify/fill gaps in processes.
  • Maintain continuous lines of communication, keeping the CFO, Controller and operational leadership informed of all critical issues.
  • Oversee, direct, and organize the work of the finance teams within your sites.
  • Ensure staff members receive timely and appropriate training and development.
  • Establish and monitor staff performance and development goals, assign accountabilities, set objectives, establish priorities, conduct annual performance appraisals, and administer salary adjustments.
  • Mentor and develop staff using a supportive and collaborative approach: assign accountabilities; set objectives; establish priorities; and monitor and evaluate results.
  • Maintain an appropriate system of policies, internal controls, accounting standards, and procedures consistent with the Company's SOPs.
  • Provide analytical support to the operation's management team including internal management reporting capabilities.

Preferred Qualifications for the Controller:
  • Business or Accounting degree mandatory, a master's in business administration is preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Minimum 10 years experience in a senior management role ideally with both external audit and in-house financial management experience gained in a high growth organization
  • Proven track record of success facilitating progressive organizational change and development within a growing organization
  • Excellent judgment and creative problem solving skills.
  • Strong mentoring, coaching experience to a team with diverse levels of expertise
  • Entrepreneurial team player who can multitask
  • Superior management skills; ability to influence and engage direct and indirect reports and peers
  • Self reliant, good problem solver, results oriented
  • Energetic, flexible, collaborative, and proactive; a team leader who can positively and productively impact both strategic and tactical finance and administration initiatives.
  • Exceptional written, oral, interpersonal, and presentation skills and the ability to effectively