Controller- Contract to Hire

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  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Our client is a leading marketing, design and events organization and they wish to hire a Controller on a contract to hire basis to oversee and manage the Accounting and Finance Department with responsibility for month end closing, internal monthly reporting
and other communications with management team. This will report to the CEO.

Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Management of Accounting/Finance Department
  • Facilitate month end internal management reporting and bank communications
  • Preparation of year end external financial report
  • Coordinate annual financial audit with audit firm
  • Coordinate tax payments and return preparation with tax accountants
  • Oversees cash management, accounts payable, accounts receivable and project profitability analysis
  • Financial analysis and forecasting for the short and long terms
  • Manage treasury functions and cash forecasting, including local line of credit and banking relationships
  • Training/supervision/review of accounting/finance staff 
  • Maintain inter-company transactions with international partners
  • Continual improvement of financial ERP systems, reporting, and internal controls

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA or CMA is a big plus
  • 10+years’ progressive accounting experience
  • 5+ years managerial experience 
  • Previous International consolidation and Treasury experience a plus
  • Previous financial audit experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of Job costing, Inventory, Fixed Assets
  • Navision experience
  • Advanced Excel skills