business unit controller in petaluma

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angelo hatzistratis, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 150,000 - US$ 180,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
petaluma, california
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
9 to 5
salary
US$ 150,000 - US$ 180,000 per year
experience
8 Years
reference number
500934
contact
angelo hatzistratis, tatum executive services
phone
415-733-7530

job description

job summary:

Business Unit Controller

Currently working with a newly public hyper growth mid-size company in the AgTech industry. This company is looking for someone that can be a key contributor to their growth and expansion that is happening both organically and through lots of M&A activities they have been involved in. Position will oversee the accounting functions for a growth business unit/segment that is high tech manufacturing. Needs to be someone that can manage full accounting functions and cost/inventory accounting as well. Company has strong cash reserves and are in a key position for a strong growth run ahead. Individuals will have tremendous opportunities for growth in this company. Qualified candidates will have 8+ years of experience in either public accounting or industry. CPA required. Please apply directly for further consideration.

 
location: Petaluma, California
job type: Permanent
salary: $150,000 - 180,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 8 Years
 
responsibilities:

Business Unit Controller

We are currently looking for Business Unit / Segment Controller -US

PRIMARY JOB FUNCTION REQUIREMENTS:

This position will be directly responsible for the following Business Unit ("BU") or Segment functions:

· Lead role in managing the BU or Segment Accounting and Close functions for the company

· Lead role in the preparation and review of monthly Financial Statements, as well as Quarterly and Annual footnote preparation, to include all components of the Financial Statements (BS, IS, SOCF, SOCI, SOSE) and to ensure completeness and accuracy of results in accordance with GAAP and compliance with internal accounting policies

· Lead role in managing the accounting team in the month-end close process including but not limited to analyses, variance reports, reconciliations, and journal entry review & approval; manage the preparation of financial results reporting in a timely manner

· Support the Corporate Controller's Organization ("CCO") in leading the accounting team in support and adherence to the internal control framework (SOX) and Company Policies

· Support the CCO in preparation of periodic reporting needs, flux analyses and/or audit requests

· Build strong processes and knowledge within the accounting team and lead by example, motivate and mentor team members

· Key role in the identification of inefficiencies and implementation of process improvements

· Assist with coordination of the annual audit and preparation of annual or periodic tax documents

· Participates in ongoing business planning and analyses as well as the annual budget and forecast process to include costing models for the manufacturing operations

· Liaise cross-functionally with other operational departments outside of accounting to address needs for new programs/initiatives as well as to streamline existing processes while maintaining adherence to GAAP and disclosure requirements

· Assist with the integration of newly acquired companies into BU or Segment accounting environment and support related financial needs

· Assist in the preparation of reports required by regulatory agencies

· Provide support and training to direct reports and across platforms as needed

· Assists with special projects as required

 
qualifications:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS:

· CPA required (Active license) and Bachelor's Degree in Accounting (or Business with Accounting major) required,

· Public company experience required

· 10+ years of progressive accounting experience

· Direct experience as a Controller of a BU or Segment with demonstrable results

· Experience with intercompany eliminations and foreign currency matters

· Experience with distribution/manufacturing company highly preferred

· Prior experience understanding US GAAP principles/guidance and SEC rules

· Advanced Microsoft Office skills required (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

· Demonstrated experience working with ERP systems

o Experience with Microsoft Dynamics a plus

· Ability to problem solve and take initiative, highly motivated

· Demonstrated performance in dynamic, fast paced environment with multiple priorities

· Attention to details and accuracy, high intellectual curiosity

· Excellent written and oral communication skills

· Ability to work independently and sustain a high level of performance

Perferred experience or skills

· Big 4 experience preferred

· Advanced degrees a plus

 
skills: CPA

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

skills

CPA

qualification

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS:

· CPA required (Active license) and Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting (or Business with Accounting major) required, 

· Public company experience required

· 10+ years of progressive accounting experience

· Direct experience as a Controller of a BU or Segment with demonstrable results

· Experience with intercompany eliminations and foreign currency matters

· Experience with distribution/manufacturing company highly preferred

· Prior experience understanding US GAAP principles/guidance and SEC rules

· Advanced Microsoft Office skills required (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

· Demonstrated experience working with ERP systems

        o Experience with Microsoft Dynamics a plus

· Ability to problem solve and take initiative, highly motivated

· Demonstrated performance in dynamic, fast paced environment with multiple priorities

· Attention to details and accuracy, high intellectual curiosity

· Excellent written and oral communication skills

 

· Ability to work independently and sustain a high level of performance

 

Perferred experience or skills

· Big 4 experience preferred

· Advanced degrees a plus

 

responsibilities

Business Unit Controller

We are currently looking for Business Unit / Segment Controller -US

 

PRIMARY JOB FUNCTION REQUIREMENTS:

This position will be directly responsible for the following Business Unit (“BU”) or Segment functions:

· Lead role in managing the BU or Segment Accounting and Close functions for the company

· Lead role in the preparation and review of monthly Financial Statements, as well as Quarterly and Annual footnote preparation, to include all components of the Financial Statements (BS, IS, SOCF, SOCI, SOSE) and to ensure completeness and accuracy of results in accordance with GAAP and compliance with internal accounting policies

· Lead role in managing the accounting team in the month-end close process including but not limited to analyses, variance reports, reconciliations, and journal entry review & approval; manage the preparation of financial results reporting in a timely manner

· Support the Corporate Controller’s Organization (“CCO”) in leading the accounting team in support and adherence to the internal control framework (SOX) and Company Policies

· Support the CCO in preparation of periodic reporting needs, flux analyses and/or audit requests

· Build strong processes and knowledge within the accounting team and lead by example, motivate and mentor team members

· Key role in the identification of inefficiencies and implementation of process improvements

· Assist with coordination of the annual audit and preparation of annual or periodic tax documents

· Participates in ongoing business planning and analyses as well as the annual budget and forecast process to include costing models for the manufacturing operations

· Liaise cross-functionally with other operational departments outside of accounting to address needs for new programs/initiatives as well as to streamline existing processes while maintaining adherence to GAAP and disclosure requirements

· Assist with the integration of newly acquired companies into BU or Segment accounting environment and support related financial needs

· Assist in the preparation of reports required by regulatory agencies

· Provide support and training to direct reports and across platforms as needed

· Assists with special projects as required

 

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree