Controller - Richmond, VA - $90k-$110k + Bonus in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/8/2021

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Job Description

Vaco is assisting a growing private company based in Richmond, VA with its search for a Controller. This is a hands on role that will work closely with operations, manage a small team, and have a lot of exposure to a strong leadership team.


  • Lead month-end close activities for entity including overseeing all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Preparing and interpreting key statements, including balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flow.
  • Drive improvements in the operational performance of the business by supporting the sales and operations teams with high quality financial information and guidance.
  • Provide financial analysis tools to evaluate company ventures or special projects, programs, capital expenditures, products costing, etc. when necessary
  • Responsible for cost accounting, analyzing, and monitoring of production rate standards.
  • Work closely with the Vice President of Finance to drive performance improvement
  • Review of monthly revenues and costs and research variances
  • Research and recommend proper accounting treatment on new/proposed accounting standards.
  • Interface with outside audit firms(s), banks and lessors, casualty/liability insurance agent(s), credit card companies, and collection agencies
Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelors in Accounting, Finance or related field. CPA preferred
  • 5+ years of accounting, financial reporting and financial analysis experience
  • Strong technical accounting and analysis skills
  • Experience working with ERP/General Ledger systems
  • Strong understanding of accounting processes and ability to recommend and implement improvements
  • Manufacturing industry experience strongly preferred
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.