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Interim Controller / Director of Finance in Sandy Springs, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/2/2019

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Job Description

Vaco has an Interim Controller / Financial Director role available in Sandy Springs.


The Director of Finance & Controller is responsible for the overall organizational, direction, and administration of accounting operations including the financial close process, financial statement analysis and reconciliation process, accounting for fixed assets, real estate leases, taxes and payroll. The Controller also develops policies and procedures for accounting best practices, and manages the adherences to those accounting policies. In addition, financial analytical modeling, budgeting, and diligence for merger and acquisitions.


* Develops and implements best accounting practices and controls to increase the effectiveness and efficiencies of accounting operations and to ensure compliance with company standards and with appropriate federal and state regulatory bodies.
* Performs analytical review of financial information from the account level to the financial statement level to ensure the information is reliable, accurate and properly stated. Ensures adherence to GAAP. Coordinates audit requests and requirements as they relate to accounting operations
* Manages the balance sheet account reconciliation and review process
* Supports other departments regarding accounting and reporting requirements
* Manages the Asset Management process that includes the accounting, maintenance, and reporting for fixed assets, real estate leases and sub-leases and property taxes
* Budgeting and regular analytical work on the operations of the business
* Financial lead on financial diligence for M&A activity
* Identify opportunities for operational efficiencies
* Develop and manage a financial dashboard
* Oversees payroll process and reporting
* Other projects as deemed necessary by senior management


* Bachelor's Degree in accounting and/or finance is required
* Eight (8) plus year's related experience
* Expert level experience in Excel, Power point as well as strong computer skills
* CPA or MBA preferred
* Knowledge of Dynamics GP / Great Plains Accounting software or similar ERP package (complex experience)
* Investigative and analytical skills required