Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Vernon Hills, Illinois
Posted
Apr 16, 2024
Closes
Apr 29, 2024
Ref
2748063691
Work Mode
Remote
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Growing engineering firm, headquartered in the north suburbs of Chicago suburbs is looking to add a Controller to their growing Accounting & Finance team.

Why work for this company/Take the Controller role:
  • Growing company
  • Friendly environment
  • Great work life balance
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Long employee tenure

Responsibilities of the Controller:
  • Responsible for all aspects of accounting (AP/AR, billing, general ledger entries, bank reconciliation, credit card expense report reconciliation, cash applications, collections)
  • Analyze and revise existing accounting processes to streamline operations and develop and document any new processes and accounting policies as needed
  • Oversee month-end and year-end close processes, including working with external auditors to ensure successful audit results and compliance.
  • Conduct financial statement analyses and make appropriate recommendations
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and reporting.
  • Manage, coach, and train/develop department team members.
  • Additional accounting duties/special projects as necessary

Qualifications preferred for the Controller:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Professional Services experience (engineering, architecture, legal, etc)
  • 8+ years of experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • CPA preferred