The Controller will report directly to the VP of Finance and will lead all accounting operations, including the daily management of accounts receivable and accounts payable. He or she will also lead the monthly close and financial reporting cycle. The Controller will work actively to improve the internal control environment and improve underlying processes. He or she will work extensively with the VP of Finance on the annual budget and quarterly forecasts. The Controller will also partner with the VP of Finance to complete business analysis on products, markets and customers as well as to improve decision-support tools for the executive team. As the Controller gains experience, he or she will have a tremendous amount of freedom to identify and implement operational improvements for the organization.
A self-directed individual with strong analytical, problem solving, organizational and people-management skills. The successful candidate will demonstrate he/she can communicate effectively with all levels of an organization and express ideas clearly. The position requires a candidate that has the ability to work in a cooperative manner, coordinating efforts with multiple functional areas to achieve divisional goals. He or she must be organized, disciplined and coachable. He or she must also possess strong leadership skills and a dedication to driving projects to completion. A candidate must have a BS or equivalent in accounting, and a CPA is strongly preferred. We are seeking an individual with 5+ years of total experience, with 3+ years of public accounting experience (Big Four experience strongly preferred) and 2 years of industry experience strongly preferred. Of those 5+ years, 2+ years of management experience is highly desirable. Advanced excel skills are strongly preferred, and a commercial or industrial product background in electronics, medical devices, technology or software would be helpful. Microsoft NAV experience!