Assistant Controller - Manufacturing/Energy in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

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Job Description

We are seeking an extraordinary individual with talent and passion to review, maintain, and establish key accounting processes, implement and maintain financial systems, and manage regular reporting, while also providing critical strategic and operational support across the organization. The person in this role reports to the Vice President of Operations and will hire and manage a team of 2-5.

What you'll be doing:

  • Oversee day-to-day accounting, including GL, AP, AR, cash management, fixed assets, taxation, financial reporting, internal controls, and payroll
  • Maintain efficient monthly/quarterly/annual financial close process and manage preparation of consolidated financial statements in accordance with GAAP
  • Identify, document, and implement new policies and procedures to streamline accounting processes and activities
  • Work with international entities and advisors to maintain statutory compliance, manage transfer pricing arrangements, and provide reporting for consolidation
  • Provide management and external investor reporting in accurate and timely manner, analyze results, and make recommendations related to current trends vs. budgets and forecasts
  • Work with VP of Operations to create and maintain budgets, forecasts, and manage related processes

What you need:

  • At least 5 years relevant experience in a similar role is required
  • A strong foundation in establishing and maintaining policies, procedures, and internal controls to ensure integrity of financials
  • Proficiency with ERP/financial systems required - implementation experience a major plus
  • MS Excel modeling, analysis, and reporting skills should be proficient
  • Experience with manufacturing/energy companies a plus
  • Flexible, passionate, and positive team player comfortable working in complex, constantly changing, and often ambiguous environment

What's in it for you?

  • Ground floor opportunity at an exciting manufacturing/energy company
  • 40 hour work week
  • Opportunity to hire and grow the accounting team
  • Fun and dynamic office environment