Employment Type: Direct
Job Location: Clarence, NY 14031
Financial Controller – Direct Hire – Buffalo, NY
Our client is a well-established, 50+ million dollar manufacturing company seeking a second in command for their finance department. The Corporate Controller will be responsible for delivering accurate and timely financial reports to upper management. Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, the Controller will be responsible for all day-to-day financial activity and transactions. Manage the finances of a multi-entity, multi-location company. Manage a staff and the financial close process. Handle quarterly and yearly tax requirements. Extract information from the ERP system and put into MS Excel to manage the financial reporting package. Manage all cash and treasury functions. Manage the cost accounting function in a multi-product environment. Improve existing financial processes, procedure, and controls.
This is the kind of place where people come and stay. This position is open because the current Controller is retiring. The company is hiring ahead of the retirement in order to provide a sufficient learning opportunity for the new Controller. The people at this company have a tremendous dedication to excellence, but they are not killing themselves. You can have the responsibility and pay, and still have a work-life balance. This is a highly visible position with tremendous room to bring change and improvement to the department.
The successful candidate must have 10+ years in field, and have experience in a sizeable manufacturing company. A CPA is preferred, but not required. Preferred, is experience in a complex, multi-entity manufacturing company. This position must vacillate between the strategic and the tactical. We require a highly organized and analytical person who can learn, then change and adapt how things are getting done. The person must be willing to roll-up his/her sleeves because the department is lean and mean.