Controller - Influential Position! in Morristown, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

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Job Description

Controllers, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Why You Should Apply to this Controller Position:

  • A global consumer goods and e-commerce company that has been in operation for over 50 years and continues to excel in their industry.
  • Strong employee engagement and a team-oriented work environment.
  • The position reports directly to the company's passionate President.
  • A clean, modern facility with perks such as summer potlucks and pay bonuses.
  • A reputable history of providing the highest quality expertise and value to their customers.
  • A stable organization that continues to experience growth both organically and through acquistions.

Responsibilities of the Controller:

  • The Controller will manage the daily operations of the accounting department.
  • Serve as the right hand person to the President and CEO and help with key decisions to continuously move the company forward.
  • The Controller will assist with weekly reporting, ad hoc analysis and other projects as requested.
  • Oversee the preparation and submission of timely and accurate monthly financial statements.
  • Lead due diligence and GL integration efforts.
  • Coordinate the year-end external financial audit and assist with periodic internal audit initiatives.
  • Manage all aspects of the inventory.
  • The Controller will assess current practices, procedures and internal controls and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Assist with month-end account reconciliation and analysis.
  • Help develop staff by managing performance, providing ongoing training, and maintaining strong employee relationships.

Minimum requirements of the Controller:

  • MBA or CPA strongly preferred
  • Progressive accounting background with supervisory experience
  • Experience in a consumer goods environment a plus
  • Strong inventory experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent communication and strong system skills