Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Clearwater, Florida
Posted
May 28, 2024
Closes
May 30, 2024
Ref
2766810744
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Controller
Clearwater, FL

Why take a Controller role?

  • Industry Leader: We are a highly regarded organization with over 60 years of experience, recognized as a leader in their field.
  • Team-Oriented Culture: The company fosters a collaborative environment and equips employees with the necessary tools and training for success.
  • Opportunity for Advancement: This role offers the potential for career growth within the organization.
  • Direct Reporting Structure: The Controller will report directly to the CFO, offering a direct line of communication and support.
  • Hands-On Role: The Controller will be actively involved in various aspects of financial management, including full-cycle close processes, month-end procedures, journal entries, bank reconciliations, and budgeting/forecasting.
  • Key Responsibilities: In addition to overseeing a Senior Accountant, and AP Team, the Controller will ensure accuracy and efficiency in financial operations.


Responsibilities:

  • Manage the accounting department and ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.
  • Develop and maintain internal controls to safeguard company assets and ensure compliance with GAAP standards.
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements and reports for management and stakeholders.
  • Coordinate the budgeting and forecasting process, providing analysis and insights to support strategic decision-making.
  • Oversee cash flow management, including monitoring cash balances and forecasting cash needs.
  • Collaborate with external auditors and tax advisors to facilitate audits and ensure compliance with tax regulations.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to the finance team, fostering a culture of accountability, professionalism, and continuous improvement.


What the company needs in a Controller:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or similar
  • 5+ years accounting experience
  • Manufacturing/Distribution experience
  • Intercompany transaction experience
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.