Creative Financial Staffing
Columbus, Ohio
May 01, 2024
May 24, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Columbus, OH

We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated Controller to oversee all aspects of financial management, reporting, and compliance for a local organization here in Columbus. The Controller will play a critical role in shaping financial strategy, implementing best practices, and providing insightful analysis to support decision-making at all levels of the organization. This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned finance professional to make a significant impact and contribute to the continued success of our company.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead the finance team in all aspects of financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • Prepare accurate and timely financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
  • Develop and implement internal controls to ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Oversee accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and general ledger functions.
  • Manage the month-end and year-end close process, including reconciliations and financial analysis.
  • Collaborate with department heads to analyze financial performance and provide actionable insights to drive business growth.
  • Coordinate and support external audits and tax filings.
  • Evaluate and recommend improvements to financial systems and processes to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to finance team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and development.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field required; CPA certification preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in accounting or finance roles, with at least 2 years in a leadership capacity.
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and financial reporting requirements.
  • Proficiency in financial management software and Microsoft Excel; experience with ERP systems preferred.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with a strategic mindset.
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to convey complex financial information to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Proven leadership abilities with a track record of building and motivating high-performing teams.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities with attention to detail.