Assistant Controller needed for manufacturer in East LA in Vernon, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/27/2020

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    Vernon, CA
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Job Description

A large manufacturer located in East LA is looking for an assistant controller to join their growing team. The role offers huge growth opportunities, within a stable privately owned company in the US & Mexico. The ideal candidate must have 5-7 years of experience working for companies $200m plus, a CPA, be able to own the General Ledger process, strong leadership skills and a background in public accounting (Big 4 or Mid-tier firm). Manufacturing in either audit or accounting is a must.

The role will report to the Controller and will also manage 4 direct reports.

If this sounds like you or someone you know, email a copy of your resume in a word doc. Interviews start as soon as this week or next. The role is also set to fast track to a controller with one year so this is a great opportunity for the right type of candidate.

Responsibilities include:

  • Own and maintain the GL system
  • Prepare documentation for Journal entries, reconciliations
  • Month end and year end close
  • Manage the audit process at year end
  • Create and implement cross functional internal controls
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems such as Oracle / JD Edwards
  • Manage relationships with banks, auditors and additional vendor
  • Financial reporting