Controller

Employer
The Ockers Company
Location
Brockton, Massachusetts, us
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 22, 2021
Closes
Mar 28, 2021
Ref
226a18da9893
Job Role
Controller
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary:

The Controller will plan and direct the accounting operations of the company. You will be responsible for maintaining all procedures and controls related to the company's financial accounts.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Oversees the operations of the Accounting Department, which include accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank reconciliations, and payroll.
  • Oversees training programs and identifies training needs.


Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Maintains a documented system of accounting policies and procedures; implements a system of controls over accounting transactions to minimize risk.
  • Oversees the production of periodic financial reports; ensures that the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or international financial reporting standards.
  • Recommends benchmarks that will be used to measure the company's performance.
  • Manage collections process.
  • Manage Cash flow and vendor obligations.
  • Manage AIA billing process.
  • Works with external auditors and provides needed information for the annual audit.
  • Files quarterly and annual reports with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
  • Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements.
  • Performs other related duties as necessary or assigned.


Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Excellent management and supervisory skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient in accounting and tax preparation software.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.


Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business Administration required.
  • Seven years or more of related experience required.
  • Certified Public Accountant or Certified Management Accountant designation preferred


Physical Requirements:
  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
  • Able to travel as needed.