Controller (Contract to Hire)

Employer
Vaco Resources
Location
Colorado, us
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 22, 2021
Closes
Feb 27, 2021
Ref
29346f12417d
Job Role
Controller
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking a Controller (Contract To Hire) to become an integral part of manufacturing client's team! You will oversee financial activities and personnel as well as identify areas of improvement to increase efficiency!

Responsibilities:

* Prepare and present monthly financial budgeting reports including monthly profit and loss by division, forecast vs. budget by division and weekly cash flow.
* Review and analyze monthly financial results and provide recommendations.
* Identify, develop and execute analysis of business initiatives, product launches, etc.
* Develop and maintain monthly operating budget and annual company operating budget.
* Supervise the accounting department to ensure the proper functioning of all systems, databases and financial software.
* Oversee the preparation and communication of weekly, monthly and annual financial statements.
* Review all month-end closing activities including general ledger accounts, balance sheet accounts and overhead cost allocation.
* Serve as a key point of contact for external auditors; Manage preparation and support of all external audits.
* Manage cash flow planning process and ensure funds availability.
* Maintain outstanding banking relationships and strategic alliances with vendors and business partners.
* Utilize forward-looking models and activity-based analyses to provide financial insight into the organization's plans and operating budgets.
* Represent company to banks, financial partners, institutions, investors, public auditors and officials.
* Mentor and develop a team of 3 Accountants.
* Guide larger, cross-divisional teams outside of direct span of control within the three main company divisions.
* Oversee weekly cash management and AP Department, approve large payables, sign checks, authorize large wires and ACHs

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in accounting or Finance
* Experience as a Controller in a small-mid sized ($30million+) organization. Preferably Manufacturing.
* Outstanding knowledge and understanding of GAAP
* "Hands On" ERP Systems Experience - NetSuite experience preferred
* Outstanding communication and presentation skills.
* Demonstrated leadership ability, confidence and executive presence - ability to motivate staff.
* Excellent analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills
* Willingness to get into the weeds
* Experience managing tight cash flows in a rapidly growing environment