Financial Controller

Atlanta, Georgia
Apr 16, 2024
Apr 25, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
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Organization Type
The Position

A privately held business in the plastics industry is seeking a financial controller with 7+ years of experience in the manufacturing industry. This is an on-site position located in the Eastern Atlanta Metropolitan area.

This manufacturing company is seeking an Controller who has demonstrated proven leadership and team development to join the leadership team. A successful candidate will have experience in a manufacturing-related industry, experience supervising an accounting team, be detail-oriented, and able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum Education: B.S. Degree in Accounting. MBA or CPA preferred.
  • 7+ combined years of relevant work experience in corporate and/or operating business unit roles.
  • A solid understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and costing are essential.
  • Ability and willingness to travel an estimated 10-15%

Skills & Relevant Work Experience
  • Strong analytical and reasoning skills. Extensive managerial and accounting experience.
  • Participative management style - advocates team concepts and efforts. Sound administrative and management skills.
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite and ERP software.
  • Proven experience with business intelligence tools i.e. Power BI and Tableau are strongly desired.
  • Working knowledge of Manufacturing systems, well-developed financial analysis capabilities, and demonstrated ability to manage personnel.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Results and profit oriented with the ability to balance business considerations. Capable of establishing credibility and being decisive, while able to recognize and support the company's preferences and priorities.