Smith Arnold Partners
Are you a highly motivated finance professional who enjoys working in an exciting and fast-paced environment, where you will be both rewarded for your efforts while working closely with a talented management team? If so, this Controller opportunity could be for you.
Our client is a rapidly growing specialty commodity distributor with domestic and international relationships. They are seeking to hire a Controller to provide hands-on support to an accounting team. You will be responsible for general accounting, sub-ledgers, reconciliations while coordinating closely with the VP of Finance in support of the forecasting and budgeting process, as well as other important business issues.
Location: Stamford, CT
Salary: $110,000 to $125,000, Bonus eligible
Responsibilities for the Controller include hands-on management of the monthly close process which will include management reporting and analysis, along with balance sheet reconciliations and GAAP compliance.
Managing a team of professionals responsible for day-to-day activities including
Having a continuous improvement mindset and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Coordinating the year-end audit including preparation of schedules and analysis of specific general ledger accounts, intangible experience preferred.
Supporting the annual budget and strategic planning processes.
Performing Ad-Hoc projects including creating policies and procedures for the organization.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
7-10 years of progressive responsibilities, including 1 year or more of supervisory in finance and accounting, budgeting, reporting, and internal controls.
Knowledge of US GAAP
General Business skills and flexibility to pitch in on diverse initiatives and evolving responsibilities.