Role details

Controller - North & South America

Portage   •   USD180,000 - USD215,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Multi-National - Global Reach
  • Change Managment - Project Management Opportunity

About Our Client

Controller: Our client is a large multi-billion dollar company that has operations in the United States, Europe, Asia and South America. They have recently completed a period of consolidations and restructuring and now require a Controller to join the team and help develop the financial reporting and take full responsibility for compliance and financial statements for over 40 legal entities in 9 countries. (North and South America)

Job Description

  • Coordinate the development and compilation of annual business plan.
  • Ensure effective leadership development, talent management, and skill development of staff through performance management, education and training programs.
  • Ensure a favorable institutional image for the company, through business and social responsibility actions.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP and IFRS standards / regulations as well as Company accounting policies & procedures. Oversee all controllers of 14 manufacturing plants.
  • Generate consolidated managerial reporting; oversee distribution of accounting information to Corporate.
  • Facilitate the construction of monthly forecasts.
  • Lead further evolution / optimization of Shared Services Organization (Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Payroll).
  • Construct strategies to continuously reduce property, sales, and use taxes.

The Successful Applicant

The person:

  • 10+ years of progressively responsible accounting experience in a capital intensive industry, mining, metals, energy, heavy manufacturing preferred.
  • Professional accounting designation, CPA - probable Big 4 experience High attention to detail combined with strong analytical skills.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Proven leadership skills combined with the ability to work effectively as part of a large team.

What's on Offer

This role has an attractive salary of $180,000 to over $200,000 + Bonus for an individual with the required skills.

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