VP of Finance/Controller in Atlanta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/14/2022

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

Job Summary:

Our client is seeking a VP of Finance/Controller to join their growing company. The VP of Finance/Controller will direct the financial operations of the company including budgeting and planning and overseeing the monthly close. This position reports to the CFO.

Responsibilities and Duties:

• Maintains a documented system of accounting policies and procedures; implements a system of controls over accounting transactions to minimize risk.

• Coordinates the company's financial planning, budgeting, and investment activities.

• Provides financial analysis with an emphasis on capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations.

• Oversees the preparation of periodic financial statements, activity reports, financial forecasts, and annual budgets.

• Ensures that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) or international financial reporting standards.

• Reviews financial details from past, present, and forecasted operations; identifies development opportunities and improvements that can be made.

• Provides management with short- and long-term financial objectives and policies.

• Confirms accuracy and oversees filing of quarterly and annual reports.

• Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements.

• Collaborates with external auditors to provide information needed for the annual audit.

• Maintains knowledge of organizational procedures, federal and state regulations, and accounting standards.
• Performs other related duties as assigned.

• Oversees employees responsible for financial reporting, accounting, billing, collections, payroll, and budget preparation.

• Implements internal control policies and procedures for all financial activities.

Qualifications and Skills:

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business Administration required; Master's degree preferred.

• Ten years or more of related experience required with at least two (2) years cost based percentage of completion accounting experience.

• Certified Public Accountant or Certified Management Accountant designation preferred.

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

• Strong supervisory and leadership skills.

• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

• Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.