Assistant Controller - Manufacturing

Portsmouth Permanent USD130,000 - USD150,000
  • Global Manufacturing Company - Great Career Progression
  • Manage Day-To-Day Finance Operations and Lead a Team

About Our Client

The Assistant Controller - Manufacturing will be a key part of a core Accounting and Finance team reporting directly to the VP Finance and managing a team of Accounting and Finance professionals. The company itself is a medical device manufacturing company with a global network - based out of Portsmouth NH and n addition to base salary and bonus eligibility offer the following: Paid time off, Volunteer time, Paid holidays, Flexible work schedule and environment. They also offer Medical, Dental, Vision, and Employee Well-being programs plus Health Savings Account and Flexible Spending Account. The company has a 401k Retirement Plan with Company Match too. If you are interested in learning more, please review the job description and apply for further consideration.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


The Assistant Controller - Manufacturing will be responsible for the following:

* Leading the drafting and preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting packages
* Improving the quality, completeness, and consistency of account reconciliations
* Ensuring all significant accounts and balances are supported by account reconciliations and proper documentation
* Reviewing and approving analyses, reconciliations, journal entries, and reporting packages
* Ensuring business activities and transactions are completely and accurately recorded in the proper accounting period according under IFRS
* Assisting in the research and evaluation of accounting positions and the drafting of technical accounting memoranda in accordance with IFRS
* Maintaining and updating finance policies and procedures
* Implementing and monitoring compliance with internal control policies and procedures
* Providing technical and operational support and training to accounting managers and staff
* Partner with external CPA firm
* Leading the implementation of ERP systems and other accounting solutions
* Improving efficiency and productivity of the global finance accounting team
* Managing, developing and setting training goals for staff
* Interviewing and hiring additional staff for Accounting team
* Assisting in M&A transactions and integrating acquired entities

The Successful Applicant

The Assistant Controller - Manufacturing should have the following skill sets and qualifications:

  • CPA/Certified Public Accountant
  • Master's Degree preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Related Field
  • Working knowledge of IFRS
  • 7 - 10+ years of Accounting and Finance tenure - preferably for a Manufacturing and/or Global Business
  • Have managed an Accounting Team

What's on Offer

The successful applicant for the position will enjoy a competitive base salary and bonus eligibility plus:

  • PTO, Paid Vacation
  • 401k plan with a company match
  • Flexible work schedule and environment
  • Medical, dental and vision health insurance coverage
  • Additional benefits

If you are interested in learning more please submit your resume for further consideration.

Christopher Knight
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Job summary

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Financial Controller
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Christopher Knight
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