Controller | Manufacturing | Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines Permanent USD150,000 - USD175,000
  • Multi-Million Dollar PE Backed Company
  • Join a Growing Global Company

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO at a multi-million dollar manufacturing company that has operations across the world. Located near Des Plaines, IL, they are a leading and growing innovator in their niche and have an opening for a Controller. This individual will manage a team of 3+ individuals and have full ownership over all accounting and finance operations.

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.


Controller Responsibilities:

  • Act as a key business partner within the organization, collaborating with company leaders to form meaningful relationships with internal and external providers
  • Own the global consolidation of entity-level accounting into U.S. based financial statements, including the preparation of intercompany related entities
  • Oversee all accounting and finance operations and related functions
  • Ensure U.S. GAAP compliance for accounting reconciliations and practices across a global scale
  • Collaborate with internal and external auditors
  • Manage account reconciliations and financial activity regarding cash, billings, property, expenses, billings, and accruals
  • Ensure the completion of all tax reporting and treasury operations

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • 10+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Ability to adhere to all aspects of U.S. GAAP
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • ERP implementation experience preferred
  • Experience with consolidation, reporting, and planning tools
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent leadership skills

What's on Offer

  • Lucrative compensation
  • 401k match
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • Mentorship from the CFO
  • Manage a team of 3+
  • Gain global exposure
  • Hybrid schedule
  • Collaborative work environment

Apply today to have your resume considered within 24 hours!

Lyndsay Dalimonte
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Accounting
Industrial / Manufacturing
Des Plaines
Contract Type
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Lyndsay Dalimonte
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