Columbus, Ohio

Creative Financial Staffing
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Columbus, OH

Our client, a growing manufacturer, is looking for a Controller who is passionate about leading and developing a team of accountants. This role will report directly to the CFO and has exposure to the executive team.

Controller Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • The Controller manages the accounting staff who are responsible for financial reporting, billing, collections, payroll, and month-end close preparation.
  • Recruits and hires accounting and financial staff and conducts performance evaluations.
  • Coordinates training programs for new staff and identifies training needs for current staff.

Controller Responsibilities:

  • The Controller establishes internal controls and guidelines for accounting transactions.
  • Oversees the production of periodic financial reports; ensures that the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or financial reporting standards.
  • Audits accounts to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations; coordinates with outside auditors and provides needed information for the annual external audit.
  • Presents recommendations to management on short- and long-term financial objectives and policies.
  • Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements.

Controller Required Skills:

  • Excellent management and supervisory skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient in accounting software, preferably Sage Intacct or Microsoft Dynamics.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required.
  • 3+ years or more of accounting leadership experience required.
  • Previous Controller experience or 5+ years of experience as an Accounting Manager in a manufacturing environment
  • CPA preferred, but not required.
  • Public accounting experience preferred, but not required
Date Posted: 13 April 2024
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