Assistant Controller

Creative Financial Staffing
Converse, Texas
Jun 22, 2024
Jun 27, 2024
Full Time
Employment Type
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Assistant Controller

About the Company: Our client is a rapidly growing privately held company, ranked as the player in the nation within their market. With an impressive 30% year-over-year growth rate, they are experiencing unprecedented demand, fueling aggressive expansion plans to double in size within the next few years. The company prides itself on minimal debt, strong cash flow, and income, while maintaining a vibrant company culture. Led by owners deeply invested in day-to-day operations, there's a clear vision for continued growth, with initiatives underway to reward and incentivize employees for long-term success.

About the Assistant Controller: As the Assistant Controller, you'll play a pivotal role in the finance team, overseeing critical functions and contributing to the company's aggressive growth plans. Reporting directly to the Controller, you will manage banking relationships, handle reconciliations, cash management, and assist in financial statement preparation, while also taking on special projects. This role offers ample opportunities for growth and advancement, positioning you as a key player in the company's financial operations.

Perks of the Assistant Controller role:
  • Exciting opportunity to be part of a rapidly growing company with ambitious expansion plans.
  • Hybrid working arrangement with in-office options (NE SA).
  • Hands-on experience in a dynamic environment where your contributions directly impact success.
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement within the organization.
  • Competitive compensation package with potential for bonuses or participation in future LTIP.
  • Collaborative and supportive team environment fostering innovation and continuous improvement.

Key Responsibilities of the Assistant Controller:
  • Manage banking relationships and implement efficient cash management strategies.
  • Oversee day-to-day accounting functions, including reconciliations and financial statement preparation.
  • Drive process improvements and efficiency gains in accounting operations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support strategic initiatives.
  • Assist in the ERP implementation of Epicor from Sage (go live this summer).
  • Take ownership of special projects assigned by the Controller or executive team.

Requirements of the Assistant Controller:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field.
  • 5-10 years of experience in accounting roles, with a background in AR/AP and inventory management.
  • Proficiency in Excel, with the ability to manipulate data and migrate between ERP systems.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, growth-oriented environment.
  • Experience in manufacturing environments is a plus.
  • CPA certification is desirable but not required (ideal candidates interested in career growth should have an interest in pursuing).
  • Experience leading and developing a team