Senior Director, Global Controller - Manufacturing - Wood Dale

Wood Dale Permanent USD200,000 - USD210,000
  • Global Responsibility Over the Department
  • Reporting Directly to the CFO

About Our Client

My client is a global multi-billion dollar manufacturer and has remained a dominant player in their industry for over 100 years. Located in the Chicago area, they design and manufacture key components and systems solutions into the residential white goods, commercial appliance, HVAC, and transportation industries. They're seeking an established Sr Director - Global Controller to own the department and continue pushing the limits on process improvements.

Job Description

  • Approve key journal entries and ensuring proper accounting treatment per both GAAP and Mgmt Financial statements
  • Create accounting position memos for audit purposes
  • Lead Balance Sheet Reviews
  • Lead monthly Close Calls
  • Ownership of financial accounting consolidation process and systems
  • Prepare and communicate month end financial reporting
  • Partner with Tax Director to ensure proper Income Tax provisions and reconciliations
  • Maintain Sarbanes Oxley documentation for income tax processes, including updates to internal controls, changes to documentation, processes and automation of income tax processes to improve efficiencies and controls
  • Manage the work and development of global controllership staff members

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

  • Strong organizational and management skills
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, and leadership skills
  • Excellent project management, multi-tasking and follow through capabilities
  • Prior experience in a global manufacturing environment
  • Ability to establish and meet deadlines
  • Flexibility and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong operational/business experience
  • Strong attention to detail with good organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Intellectual curiosity and dedication to continuous improvement
  • Collaborative attitude with demonstrated ability to work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Strong MS Office Suite product knowledge, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

What's on Offer

  • Exposure and leadership from CFO
  • PTO package in addition to a week off at year's end
  • Ability to make an immediate impact and put your stamp on the role
  • Lucrative bonus structure
  • Global experience in a leading and growing manufacturer
Connor Forgue
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Controller
Industrial / Manufacturing
Wood Dale
Contract Type
Consultant name
Connor Forgue
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