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Controller

Description


Controller 


About the Company & Opportunity



Our client is searching for a Controller with solid accounting experience to lead the accounting group of 7 - This is a great company in North Chicago!  This manufacturing / distribution company has been in the Chicago area for over 50 years!




Essential Responsibilities of the Controller:




Planning, directing and coordinating all accounting operational functions


Managing the accumulation and consolidation of all financial data necessary for an accurate accounting of consolidated business results


Coordinating and preparing internal and external financial statements


Coordinating activities of external auditors


Providing management with information vital to the decision-making process


Managing the budget process


Assessing current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement and implementing new processes


Evaluating accounting and internal control systems


Evaluating the effectiveness of accounting software and supporting database, as needed


Developing and monitoring business performance metrics


Overseeing regulatory reporting frequently including tax planning and compliance





Preferred: Bachelors Degree in Accounting or similar experience.  CPA / MBA preferred


Must be well organized and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment 


  • Minimum 7+ years of relevant accounting experience with at least 3 years in an accounting management capacity

  • Solid understanding of accounting processes and procedures and US GAAP

  • Technology savvy with experience in managing relationships with software vendors





Requirements



This is an extraordinary opportunity for a mature leader with seven to ten years of treasury and finance/accounting experience, ideally beginning in accounting and audit, followed by experience gathering, evaluating, presenting and reporting financial information to executive teams and external stakeholders. The Controller will ideally have experience in a complex international environment.





Keywords: controller, controllership, comptroller, CFO, accounting manager, accounting, finance, management, CPA

Job Snapshot

Location US-IL-North Chicago
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $90,000.00 - $120,000.00 /Year
Store Type Accounting, Finance, Management
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Company Overview

Creative Financial Staffing

CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm—the largest one founded by CPA firms. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting, finance & IT professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management. Learn More

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US-IL-North Chicago
Snapshot
Creative Financial Staffing
Company:
US-IL-North Chicago
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$90,000.00 - $120,000.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
Accounting, Finance, Management
Store Type:

Description


Controller 


About the Company & Opportunity



Our client is searching for a Controller with solid accounting experience to lead the accounting group of 7 - This is a great company in North Chicago!  This manufacturing / distribution company has been in the Chicago area for over 50 years!




Essential Responsibilities of the Controller:




Planning, directing and coordinating all accounting operational functions


Managing the accumulation and consolidation of all financial data necessary for an accurate accounting of consolidated business results


Coordinating and preparing internal and external financial statements


Coordinating activities of external auditors


Providing management with information vital to the decision-making process


Managing the budget process


Assessing current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement and implementing new processes


Evaluating accounting and internal control systems


Evaluating the effectiveness of accounting software and supporting database, as needed


Developing and monitoring business performance metrics


Overseeing regulatory reporting frequently including tax planning and compliance





Preferred: Bachelors Degree in Accounting or similar experience.  CPA / MBA preferred


Must be well organized and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment 


  • Minimum 7+ years of relevant accounting experience with at least 3 years in an accounting management capacity

  • Solid understanding of accounting processes and procedures and US GAAP

  • Technology savvy with experience in managing relationships with software vendors





Requirements



This is an extraordinary opportunity for a mature leader with seven to ten years of treasury and finance/accounting experience, ideally beginning in accounting and audit, followed by experience gathering, evaluating, presenting and reporting financial information to executive teams and external stakeholders. The Controller will ideally have experience in a complex international environment.





Keywords: controller, controllership, comptroller, CFO, accounting manager, accounting, finance, management, CPA

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