Controller | Global Electronics Manufacturer | Barrington, IL

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD125,000 - USD140,000 per year
  • Ample career growth opportunity with a fast growing organization!
  • Hybrid work structure (2 days work from home)

About Our Client

I'm collaborating with the CEO of a rapidly expanding multi-million-dollar CPG organization that is undergoing significant growth and operational expansion through strategic initiatives. They are dedicated to crafting delicious and innovative snacks for consumers, and are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Direcotor of Finance to join the team. As the Director of Finanace you will have a hand in building out the Accounting team while having a seat at the table to contribute in strategic business decisions.This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the financial stability and success of a high-energy start-up.

Job Description

  • Partner with Operations, Procurement, Supply Chain team to provide financial analytics and cost saving initiatives
  • Implement process improvements to support all the cross-functional teams for budgeting/forecasting, and variance analysis
  • Drive cost saving initiatives by analyzing production cost, establishing internal controls, developing the annual operating plan, and more
  • Analyze transportation and freight expenses to minimize freight cost per unit for optimization
  • Provide financial insights and recommendations, and create financial models based on financial analysis to support key decision-making
  • Analyze material price variances to forecast
  • Oversee inventory to ensure accuracy and efficiency
  • Conduct physical inventory audits at the various manufacturing locations throughout the year
  • Manage cost saving reports to identify gaps and develop action plans with senior leadership
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly operation reviews
  • Support ad hoc projects for senior leaders as needed

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 Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • CPA is highly preffered
  • 5-7 years of experience in accounting
  • Manufacturing/CPG/Distribution industry experience
  • Management experience

What's on Offer

  • Highly Competitive Compensation Package + lucrative bonus structure
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Strong Benefits
  • Clear career progression path
  • Highly visible role on the executive team
  • Opportunity to make an immediate impact with process improvements
  • Awesome team culture!

Apply now for you application to be considered within 24 hours!

Emily Considine
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Financial Accounting
Industrial / Manufacturing
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