Creative Financial Staffing
Indianapolis, Indiana
May 01, 2024
May 17, 2024
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Join Our Clients Team as a Controller - Your Pathway to CFO Success!

Are you a dynamic financial professional with a passion for strategic leadership and a drive to excel in your career? If so, we invite you to embark on an exciting journey with our client as they open the doors to a Controller position, poised to evolve into a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) role. This is an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious individual who holds a CPA certification, possesses a Bachelor's degree in a relevant field, and is ready to take on a key leadership role with 1 direct report.

Position Overview: Controller As the Controller, you will be at the heart of their financial operations, overseeing and optimizing the organization's fiscal health. Reporting directly to the CFO, you'll have the unique opportunity to lead a talented team and shape the financial landscape of their company. Your analytical prowess, strategic insight, and collaborative mindset will be pivotal as you work to enhance financial processes, drive informed decision-making, and ensure compliance with relevant regulations.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead the day-to-day financial operations, including budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting.
  • Provide strategic financial guidance to the executive team to support company growth and expansion.
  • Oversee the preparation of accurate and timely financial statements, ensuring compliance with GAAP.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to optimize financial processes and implement best practices.
  • Mentor, guide, and manage a high-performing team to achieve departmental and organizational goals.

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field.
  • Active CPA certification is mandatory.
  • 7+ years of progressive experience in financial leadership roles.
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and financial regulations.
  • Exceptional analytical, communication, and leadership skills.
  • Proficiency in financial software and tools.
  • Visionary mindset with the ability to plan strategically for future growth.

What's In It For You:
  • Career Advancement: This role is designed to serve as a launchpad for your progression to the CFO position, allowing you to develop and showcase your leadership skills.
  • Impact: Your contributions will directly shape our financial strategies and influence the company's trajectory.
  • Collaborative Environment: Join a team that values open communication, creative problem-solving, and mutual respect.
  • Competitive Compensation: We offer a competitive salary, benefits package, and performance-based bonuses.