Controller- CPA required

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  • Location:

    Atlanta, United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Consultant:

    Steve Whiting

Our client is a small but rapidly growing Manufacturing and Distribution company and they wish to hire a Controller and will oversee Accounting, Tax, Reporting and Audit. 

 Essential duties will include: -  

  • Manage the monthly, quarterly and year end close process  

  • Management of all GL accounting and financial reporting activities including consolidation of foreign subsidiaries 

  • Management of the day-to-day activities of accounts payable, cash disbursements, invoicing/billing, credit and collections, cost accounting, payroll, fixed assets and other treasury functions, with a focus on improving efficiency and effectiveness. 

  • Monitor and analyze working capital to drive improvements in accounts receivable, accounts payable, and inventory balances 

  • Analysis of monthly financial statements and closing reports to ensure major exceptions and variances are adequately explained 

  • Financial analysis in support of capital investments and other key business decisions 

  • Supervision and development of Financial staff 

  • Management of annual audit process 

  • Interpretation and research of GAAP pronouncements, development of recommendations for implementation 

  • Prepare, maintain, and improve GAAP financial statements for monthly and quarterly lender reporting package and annual audited financial statements 

  • Participate in annual budgeting, strategic plan, quarterly and monthly forecasting process for ASP Global companies, including budget and forecast preparation, performing additional analyses that supports budget and forecasting needs, and assist with budget submission 

  • Develop and maintain cash flow reporting and forecasting model 

Job Requirements: -  

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA preferred 

  • CPA is required 

  • Experience in the manufacturing or distribution industry 

  • Big 4 experience a big plus 

  • Private equity portfolio company environment is a plus 

  • Strong technical accounting background and knowledge of GAAP 

  • Experience with Systems implementation is a plus