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Opportunity to work at a high level with growing finance team.
A chance to work for a fast expanding retail company.
About Our Client
My client in the design and creative retail industry provides innovative family products, with supplies sold in over 20 countries.
The candidate for this Controller position is expected to perform the following duties: * Management and oversight of all accounting activities (both US & New Zealand) including Revenue Management, Cash Management/Forecasting, AP/AR Processing and Reporting * Supervise, Mentor and Train the accounting staff * Monitor compliance with controls and systems, and develop new processes and controls to support all business channels * Ability to identify opportunities for process improvement, service quality improvement, and the implementation of best practices * Work closely with our outside accounting firm for audit and tax preparation * Prepare accurate and timely financial statements in accordance with GAAP, ensuring monthly reconciliation of all accounts including all journal entries is required as well as special projects as assigned. * Must establish and apply a system of internal controls that assure legal/fiscal compliance with laws, rules, and generally accepted practices. * Improve internal data visibility and understanding at all levels * Must communicate effectively and positively with supervisors, peers, employees and customers in person, via email and on the telephone. * Prepare external reporting to vendors/key partners & assist with monthly/quarterly reporting for BOD & Investors
The Successful Applicant
A successfully applicant for this position will have the following qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field with accounting minor * 8+ years of stellar performance, accounting leadership including management experience * Demonstrated capability building, motivating and developing teams * Ability to work in a lean, action-oriented environment * Ability to multi-task and to maintain strict confidentiality * Highly organized and detail oriented * Detailed with the ability to discuss business results and metrics at all levels * Strong project management skills * Advanced Excel * Business-minded individual dedicated to customer service and satisfaction * Experience with multiple accounting/ERP systems * CPA (active or inactive) is a Plus * Prior experience as a controller or assistant controller is strongly preferred
What's on Offer
$110,000 to $140,000 + benefits