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Controller (KK27846)

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Controller (KK27846)



Our client is a rapidly growing food manufacturing company that is currently looking for a Controller to join their team.  Great opportunity for someone who has strong accounting skills, enjoys process improvement & change management and appreciates the opportunity to manage people.  Excellent opportunity in an evolving organization. With a growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the organization.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture, good work/life balance, competitive benefits, and provides its’ employees with the tools and training necessary to succeed.



The Controller will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:



RESPONSIBILITIES



  • The Controller will prepare reports to summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations.

  • Oversee and manage all general ledger, AR and AP activity.

  • Ensure timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and year-end close process.

  • Direct preparation and presentation of budgets and forecasts.

  • Assist with the implementation of new ERP manufacturing and accounting software.

  • Assist management and functional areas of the company in achieving goals, executing strategy, and meeting business needs through the application of services provided by accounting.

  • Supervise accounts payable coordinator to ensure efficient processing, adherence to cash disbursements procedures and integrity of data posted to the company’s general ledger.

  • Supervise office assistant and oversee sales invoice processing, cash posting, bank deposit, mail handling and reception activities.

  • Manage internal controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance requirements.

  • Supervise bi-weekly payroll for hourly personnel.

  • The Controller will serve as primary back up to VP-Administration for administering procedures to protect system operations and database integrity and recovery.

  • Other special projects and duties as needed.


Requirements

The Controller should possess the following:



EXPERIENCE REQUIRED



  • The Controller will have 12+ years’ accounting experience; manufacturing experience strongly preferred. Food manufacturing or similar industry experience a plus.

  • Minimum 6 years supervisory experience.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.

  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office products; specifically Excel. Experience with ERP and cost accounting systems preferred.

  • The Controller will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. MBA a plus.

  • CPA and/or CMA preferred.




Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

Location US-WI-Greater Madison, WI Area
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $100,000.00 - $115,000.00 /Year
Store Type Accounting, Finance
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Company Overview

Baker Tilly Search & Staffing, LLC

Baker Tilly Search & Staffing helps organizations find the talent necessary to succeed and assist people in finding rewarding careers, through our staffing, recruiting, and executive search services. You can rely on Baker Tilly Search & Staffing professionals for deep expertise in accounting and finance. No matter your career level or whether you seek full-time or flexible work, our staffing, recruiting, and executive search specialists won’t treat you like a number. Recognizing our dedication to candidate satisfaction, Inavero, Inc. named Baker Tilly Search & Staffing a 2018 Best of Staffing® Talent Diamond Award winner after winning the Best of Staffing Talent Award for five consecutive years. This award identifies Baker Tilly Search & Staffing as a top staffing firm. Learn More

Contact Information

US-WI-Greater Madison, WI Area
Snapshot
Baker Tilly Search & Staffing, LLC
Company:
US-WI-Greater Madison, WI Area
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$100,000.00 - $115,000.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
Accounting, Finance
Store Type:

Description

Controller (KK27846)



Our client is a rapidly growing food manufacturing company that is currently looking for a Controller to join their team.  Great opportunity for someone who has strong accounting skills, enjoys process improvement & change management and appreciates the opportunity to manage people.  Excellent opportunity in an evolving organization. With a growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the organization.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture, good work/life balance, competitive benefits, and provides its’ employees with the tools and training necessary to succeed.



The Controller will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:



RESPONSIBILITIES



  • The Controller will prepare reports to summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations.

  • Oversee and manage all general ledger, AR and AP activity.

  • Ensure timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and year-end close process.

  • Direct preparation and presentation of budgets and forecasts.

  • Assist with the implementation of new ERP manufacturing and accounting software.

  • Assist management and functional areas of the company in achieving goals, executing strategy, and meeting business needs through the application of services provided by accounting.

  • Supervise accounts payable coordinator to ensure efficient processing, adherence to cash disbursements procedures and integrity of data posted to the company’s general ledger.

  • Supervise office assistant and oversee sales invoice processing, cash posting, bank deposit, mail handling and reception activities.

  • Manage internal controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance requirements.

  • Supervise bi-weekly payroll for hourly personnel.

  • The Controller will serve as primary back up to VP-Administration for administering procedures to protect system operations and database integrity and recovery.

  • Other special projects and duties as needed.


Requirements

The Controller should possess the following:



EXPERIENCE REQUIRED



  • The Controller will have 12+ years’ accounting experience; manufacturing experience strongly preferred. Food manufacturing or similar industry experience a plus.

  • Minimum 6 years supervisory experience.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.

  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office products; specifically Excel. Experience with ERP and cost accounting systems preferred.

  • The Controller will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. MBA a plus.

  • CPA and/or CMA preferred.




Equal Opportunity Employer

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