Role details

VP of Finance

Tinley Park   •   USD185,000 - USD200,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Manufacturing - Engineering Led
  • High Growth - Solid Margins

About Our Client

Our client is a growing manufacturing business that is a market leader and has developed a significant array of products that have helped shape a market. With revenues over $275mm, the VP of Finance role (reporting to the CEO) is a key position to help develop the leadership team.

Job Description

  • Direct activities of accounting staff and co-ordinate such activities with those of other departments in support of divisional day-to-day operations, budgets, and long-range plans.
  • Lead significant continuous improvement efforts related to the ERP system, standard costing system, and accounting processes.
  • Establish and maintain an internal control environment
  • Participate as an integral member of the senior leadership leadership team, including providing data-driven analysis, interpretations and recommending corrective action to drive improvement.
  • Interpret operating results as they affect the financial aspects of the division and make specific recommendations that will result in cost reduction and profit improvement.
  • Establish and administer adequate controls to assure that expenditures and commitments are made with proper approval procedures.
  • Provide overall accounting support and clear periodic financial reporting to senior leadership
  • Develop and implement appropriate accounting policies, processes, systems, tools, infrastructure and sufficient internal controls to meet the financial reporting needs and to comply with regulatory requirements.
  • Develop periodic management reporting and analytical tools- product line / customer reporting, department budget analysis, working capital analysis, product line inventory reporting and other varied key metrics to support operational tracking and improvement.
  • Coordinate with IT on all system maintenance, upgrades and implementation to facilitate the financial, sales and operational functions of the business.
  • Create financial analysis for capital expenditures, new product business, pricing or any other requests that management may deem necessary.

The Successful Applicant

  • BS Degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA and/or CPA preferred
  • 8+ years Accounting/Finance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Public Accounting Trained preferred
  • Must be knowledgeable of Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word)
  • Significant Cost Accounting experience preferred
  • 5+ years supervisory experience required

What's on Offer

$180,000 - $200,000 base salary with a strong package on offer. Good benefits. Excellent work life balance.

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