Controller | Global Manufacturer | Schaumburg, IL

Schaumburg Permanent USD155,000 - USD175,000
  • Global, multi-million dollar manufacturing leader in their space
  • Opportunity to put your stamp on this role and make decisions with direct impact

About Our Client

I'm partnered with a client that is looking to fill a Controller position near Schaumburg, IL. Our client is a global, multi-million dollar manufacturing company. They have been around for over 20 years and have been growing year after year, becoming a leader in their niche.

Job Description

Controller Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of accounting, including month-end close, cost and inventory accounting, AP/AR, tax compliance, financial statements, revenue recognition, budgeting, billing, etc.
  • Oversee an accurate and timely month/quarter/year-end close
  • Lead the implementation of new accounting policies and procedures
  • Coordinate monthly account reconciliations
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to support the budgeting and forecasting activities
  • Prepare financial statements and reports for senior leadership
  • Comply with regulatory state and federal laws regarding tax filings
  • Collaborate with internal and external auditors to prepare information for audits
  • Manage a team of 3+ individuals by providing training and development needed
  • Support the overall finance goals, objectives, and strategic initiatives
  • Additional duties 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's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA or CMA required
  • MBA a plus
  • Manufacturing industry experience required
  • Cost and inventory accounting experience preferred
  • 8+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • 3+ years of managerial experience
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Suite (Excel) skills required

What's on Offer

  • Highly competitive compensation package
  • Strong benefits (401k match)
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Highly visible role to senior leaders and the entire business
  • Fast path to Director and beyond
  • Direct oversight of accounting processes for the entire business
  • Full ownership of accounting function
  • Managing a team
  • Gaining global exposure from a leading company
  • Stable company with ample career progression
Lyndsay Dalimonte
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Controller
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
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Lyndsay Dalimonte
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