Controller in Grand Junction, CO at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

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Controller Opportunity in Grand Junction

Vaco is partnering with a world class manufacturing organization in Grand Junction looking to hire a Controller! Are you high performer looking for an opportunity with great development opportunities and growth potential, as well as exposure to the executive team? This could be the right job for you.

Our client is an innovative, vertically integrated, industry-leading designer-developer-manufacturer of highly-engineered mechanical and energetic devices. This value added manufacturing - from design and engineering through vertically integrated production - results in high quality products that deliver reliability and value for our customer

Our client is well-known for its enduring relationship with the US military, producing energetic assemblies, electrical and mechanical components, small arms weapon assemblies, weapon's mounts, and bomb fin assemblies. World-class engineering capability, coupled with state-of-the-art production facilities, has been an essential element of their nearly 50 years of success.

See below for qualifications.


* 5+ years experience, including experience with and/or oversight of general ledger, month/year-end close, reconciliations, financial reporting and financial statement preparation, managing external auditors and other third party consultants.
* Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA preferred.
* Strong time management skills with the ability to effectively coordinate multiple projects
* Energy and drive to deliver objectives on time, on budget, and on target.
* Ability to work independently and in a team environment and with senior management
* Solid leadership skills, evidenced by successfully building, motivating and managing teams, and by effectively working as a partner with the leadership team.
* Enthusiasm for process optimization and a commitment to continuous learning.
* Strong understanding of financial accounting principles.
* Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Excel.
* Solid communication and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • CPA License
  • Government contractor experience
  • Heavy manufacturing industry experience


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