controller

Elk Grove Village, Illinois Permanent USD120,000 - USD140,000 per year
  • Growing manufacturing firm in Elk Grove
  • Stable, family run business with a great reputation

About Our Client

Having been in business for over 40 years, our client is a local manufacturer of high quality consumer goods. Having had a run of very successful years, they are well positioned are now planning for the future. They are looking to identify a strong Controller than can take full ownership over the accounting deparment, reporrting directly into the President.

Job Description

  • Responsible for budget and forecast development, monitoring, reporting and assisting departments in meeting budgeted spend levels to ensure site cost efficiency.
  • Responsible for all monthly and quarter end closing activities including journal entries, balance sheet and income statement variance analysis and reporting, compliance reporting and account reconciliation review.
  • Proactively investigate and act on variances to budget, forecast and prior periods.
  • Assist management in planning labor and assets for budgets, forecasts and actual operations.
  • Work closely with the Warehouse and Supply Chain Departments to monitor cycle count performance, reducing excess and obsolete inventory and identification of related root causes.
  • Establish departmental controls and create SOP



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The Successful Applicant

Bachelors degree in Accounting/Finance

CPA would be advantageous

5+ years of experience in an Accounting Manager/Controller position within a manufacturing/distribution company

What's on Offer

A base salary of between $120,000- $140,000 depending on skills and experience

Annual bonus potential of up to 20%

Generous 401k match

3 weeks PTO

Excellent healthcare plan covering the entire family

Contact
Michael Younie
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6441283

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Controller
Industry
Business Services
Location
Elk Grove Village
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Michael Younie
Job Reference
JN-052024-6441283