Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Lincolnshire, Illinois
Posted
May 05, 2024
Closes
May 22, 2024
Ref
2755709122
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Job Summary

Growing manufacturing company is seeking Controller. This is a critical financial leadership role within the organization and will act as the CFO's right-hand man, and oversee month end close as well as manage financial reporting, and preparing presentations for the board. Great opportunity for someone looking to own and improve upon financial processes and make a difference.

Why work for the company:
  • Dynamic/all-encompassing role- ability to expand skills and work closely with the business
  • Great leadership
  • Great benefits and additional work perks
  • Company offers a very innovative product to their customers
  • Great group of people, nice culture

Principle Responsibilities of the Controller
  • Oversee month end close process, and day to day accounting functions, including revenue recognition, AP, AR, capital expenditures, etc.
  • Ensuring compliance with accounting, company policy and procedures
  • Consolidations
  • Serve as Finance's strategic partner and assist functional leaders with analysis on spend, strategic planning activities, and enhancing operational efficiency
  • Develop, standardize and automate FP&A reports, metrics, and dashboards for monthly/quarterly management reporting
  • Assist in preparation of presentation packages for executive leaderships and the Board of Directors.
  • Prepare and review advanced financial analyses financial modeling
  • Lead strategic initiatives to improve productivity and utilization of ERP, drive efficiencies within the business to help achieve cost goals, and improve working capital performance
  • Assist with other special projects as requested by the CFO and/or other senior leaders

Experience Preferred for the Controller
  • 7+ years of increasingly responsible accounting experience
  • manufacturing experience