Controller in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/25/2022

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Job Description

Vaco is thrilled to be working with a great client in the Birmingham area, helping find the company's next Controller. This person will be responsible for preparing the financial package, overseeing reporting, managing the close process, and performing analysis related to budgeting and forecasting. The Controller will also play a role in handling issues as they relate to general operations of the organization. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, keen attention to detail, and quality leadership traits. If you are an experienced accountant looking for your next opportunity, please apply today!

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee the entire accounting process, assisting in the areas of financial reporting, the close process, tax compliance, payroll reporting, internal controls compliance, ad-hoc analysis, etc.
  • Manage, mentor, and coach the accounting staff
  • Improve current accounting related processes and implement new processes and procedures to drive overall efficiency
  • Coordinate internal and external audits

Requirements and Qualifications

  • B.S. in Accounting/Finance required
  • CPA highly preferred but not required
  • A minimum of 3 years of progressive accounting experience required
  • Must be able to effectively manage a team
  • Excellent communicative and leadership skills is a must
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel