Controller - Ability to Make an Impact in Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/19/2021

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Job Description

Controllers, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Why You Should Apply to this Controller Position:

  • The organization has been successfully operating for several decades continues to grow.
  • The have a competitive benefits package and an employee focused company culture.
  • Their accounting team is stacked with bright and talented individuals and there are always opportunities to take on new projects and to learn.
  • A sought-after collaborative team environment.
  • Has a casual work environment with flexibility to work remotely.
  • Dedicated to delivering cost-effective solutions that maximize overall customer success.
  • Ability to serve as the right-hand person to the President and CEO and help with key decisions to continuously move the company forward.

Responsibilities of the Controller Position

  • The Controller will manage the daily operations of the accounting department.
  • Oversee the preparation and submission of timely and accurate monthly financial statements.
  • The Controller will oversee accounts payable, accounts receivable, cost accounting, inventory, tax compliance and general ledger posting and maintenance.
  • Coordinate the year-end external financial audit and assist with periodic internal audit initiatives.
  • The Controller will assess current practices, procedures and internal controls and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Assist with month-end account reconciliation and analysis.
  • Help develop staff by managing performance, providing ongoing training, and maintaining strong employee relationships.
  • The Controller will assist with weekly reporting, ad hoc analysis and other projects as requested.

Experience Preferred for the Controller Position:

  • BS in Finance or Accounting or equivalent work experience
  • Must have manufacturing industry experience
  • Strong month end close experience
  • 7-10+ years of relevant experience including supervisory experience
  • Strong knowledge of internal controls including the ability to identify and remediate material weaknesses.
  • Budgeting and forecasting experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • MS Dynamics system experience a plus