controller in charleston

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contact
jordan schilit, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 75,000 - US$ 95,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
charleston, south carolina
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
8-5
salary
US$ 75,000 - US$ 95,000 per year
experience
5 Years
reference number
497863
contact
jordan schilit, tatum executive services
phone
704-972-0649

job description

job summary:

Tatum by Randstad is actively assisting a long time client with its search for a Controller Controller in Charleston, SC. Our client is a well established and profitable organization with a strong track record of employee development and retention. They are offering a strong compensation and benefits package and are looking to hire quickly.

 
location: Charleston, South Carolina
job type: Permanent
salary: $75,000 - 95,000 per year
work hours: 8-5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Provide day-to-day leadership and management of the financial accounting staff. Establish policies and procedures for all aspects of the department, ensuring adequate internal controls over financial reporting and operations.
  • Oversee the month, quarter, and year-end close process to meet assigned deadlines associated with Management and Board requirements. Ensure that all general ledger balance sheet accounts are reconciled and analyzed monthly. Prepare monthly financial reporting packets and annual financial statements (including footnotes) in accordance with GAAP.
  • Manage day-to-day operations of cash management, AP, AR, collections, payroll, vendor management, property and state and use/local tax and client custodial accounting.
  • Manage treasury function and serve as liaison with banks.
  • Drive the preparation and presentation of timely, accurate internal and external financial statements to senior management and key stakeholders, including cash flow, cash forecast, DSO, key performance indicators and profitability analysis, to include budget to actual comparisons, by department.
  • Manage, train and lead accounting and client custodial accounts staff. Attract, develop, and retain competent and committed employees through motivation, teamwork, and career development. Establish clear performance objectives for overall team and individuals.
  • Assist in implementation of new ERP system and other technologies; make recommendations for improvements and upgrades.
  • Support CFO in banking, stock option management, vendor management, and strategy.
  • Lead the external audit and tax preparation process; serve as liaison to external auditors and tax advisors.
  • Continuously develop and implement process, systems, and controls to support expected growth.
  • Ensure GAAP compliance in financial reporting by establishing and maintaining internal control systems, adopting proper accounting policies and best practices.
  • Play a key role in budgeting and forecast process.
  • Assist in special projects, including financial modeling and analysis.
 
qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required. MBA is a plus.
  • Experience working in private equity ownership environment.
  • Minimum 7-10 years' progressive experience, including minimum 3-7 years' controllership experience.
  • Experience in accounting system conversions is strongly preferred.
  • Experience in public accounting (at least two years) preferred.
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) and regulations.
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes (budgeting, financial close, reporting, financial statement preparation, etc.).
  • Working knowledge of MS Office tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Smartsheets and ERP accounting software.
  • Attention to detail, problem-solving ability, analytical thinker, good communication and interpersonal skills, well-organized with ability to prioritize, responsible and dependable to meet necessary deadlines; strive for continuous improvement.

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply here, and contact Jordan Schilit with Tatum by Randstad at jordan.schilit@tatum-us.com for immediate and confidential consideration.

 
skills: Accruals, Cost Accounting, 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.

skills

Accruals, Cost Accounting, CPA

qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required. MBA is a plus.
  • Experience working in private equity ownership environment.
  • Minimum 7-10 years’ progressive experience, including minimum 3-7 years’ controllership experience.
  • Experience in accounting system conversions is strongly preferred.
  • Experience in public accounting (at least two years) preferred. 
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) and regulations.
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes (budgeting, financial close, reporting, financial statement preparation, etc.).
  • Working knowledge of MS Office tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Smartsheets and ERP accounting software.
  • Attention to detail, problem-solving ability, analytical thinker, good communication and interpersonal skills, well-organized with ability to prioritize, responsible and dependable to meet necessary deadlines; strive for continuous improvement.

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply here, and contact Jordan Schilit with Tatum by Randstad at jordan.schilit@tatum-us.com for immediate and confidential consideration.
 

responsibilities

  • Provide day-to-day leadership and management of the financial accounting staff. Establish policies and procedures for all aspects of the department, ensuring adequate internal controls over financial reporting and operations.
  • Oversee the month, quarter, and year-end close process to meet assigned deadlines associated with Management and Board requirements. Ensure that all general ledger balance sheet accounts are reconciled and analyzed monthly. Prepare monthly financial reporting packets and annual financial statements (including footnotes) in accordance with GAAP.
  • Manage day-to-day operations of cash management, AP, AR, collections, payroll, vendor management, property and state and use/local tax and client custodial accounting.
  • Manage treasury function and serve as liaison with banks.
  • Drive the preparation and presentation of timely, accurate internal and external financial statements to senior management and key stakeholders, including cash flow, cash forecast, DSO, key performance indicators and profitability analysis, to include budget to actual comparisons, by department.
  • Manage, train and lead accounting and client custodial accounts staff. Attract, develop, and retain competent and committed employees through motivation, teamwork, and career development. Establish clear performance objectives for overall team and individuals.
  • Assist in implementation of new ERP system and other technologies; make recommendations for improvements and upgrades.
  • Support CFO in banking, stock option management, vendor management, and strategy.
  • Lead the external audit and tax preparation process; serve as liaison to external auditors and tax advisors.
  • Continuously develop and implement process, systems, and controls to support expected growth.
  • Ensure GAAP compliance in financial reporting by establishing and maintaining internal control systems, adopting proper accounting policies and best practices.
  • Play a key role in budgeting and forecast process.
  • Assist in special projects, including financial modeling and analysis.

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree