Controller - Richmond, VA - $110k-$135k in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/23/2020

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Job Description

If you want to take your accounting career to the next level, our client could use your expertise! One of our privately held growing clients in Richmond, VA is currently seeking a Controller. At Vaco, we have direct relationships with hiring managers so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Instead of being just another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager.

As a Controller, you'll work directly with President and the CFO of in supporting the business' financial analysis, reporting, costing, and planning. This position will prepare operations financial and trend analysis to support decision making and provide recommendations for business performance improvements. In addition to being responsible for the financial and accounting processes and controls, this individual will partner with the President and leadership team to drive the business strategy and achieve financial results.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Prepare month-end, quarter-end and year-end financial statements
  • Review all month-end closing activities including general ledger maintenance, balance sheet reconciliations and cost review
  • Ensure SOX and control processes in place and operating effectively
  • Serve as a key point of contact for auditors, Manage preparation and support of all internal and external audits
  • Provide financial analysis and evaluation of investment opportunities and insure investment assumptions are well reasoned and that the investments meet corporate requirements
  • Assist with special projects and analysis as needed working with the President, CFO, Corporate
  • Serve as a member of leadership team and participate in key decisions pertaining to strategic initiatives, operating model and operational execution
  • As a business partner to the President, assess organizational performance against both the annual budget and forecast, proactively identify gaps and actions to close
Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelors in Accounting, Finance or related field. CPA preferred
  • 10+ years of accounting, financial reporting and financial analysis experience
  • Prior controllership experience including managing teams
  • SOX/Internal controls experience
  • Strong technical skills
  • Ability to effectively partner with operations, department heads and executive leadership
Our client offers a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, 401k, and paid time off.

Please email your resume in MS Word to cvanschaften at vaco for review and consideration.