Job ID: EB-9596708041
Category: Private Equity
Location: Charlotte, NC

Location: Asheboro, NC OR Charlotte, NC

Title: Corporate Controller

Our client is a $700mm leading distribution company backed by a leading private equity firm. This position, directly reporting to the CFO, supports C-level management and drives critical decision making for the business related to accounting, tax, audit, working capital management, and strategic growth objectives, including add-on acquisitions and integration execution.

Accountabilities:

  • Accurately prepares, consolidates and distributes financial statements and reports on a monthly basis in a timely fashion.
  • Provides status and progress of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data.
  • Achieve budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Coordinates external audits and tax filings of company accounts and financial transactions to ensure compliance with applicable GAAP accounting standards and local, state, and federal statutes.
  • Participates in the preparation of the annual operating and capital budgets and quarterly forecasts.
  • Maximizes return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems.
  • Enhances functionality of accounting processes in the company’s Information Technology ERP system.
  • Maintains current knowledge of organizational policies and procedures, federal and state policies and directives, and current GAAP accounting standards.
  • Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Integrate acquisitions into the financial reporting of the company implementing company financial and GAAP accounting policies and procedures.
  • Apply best practices and standard policies and procedures for all international locations, if applicable.
  • Implement cash forecasting for the company including international locations to optimize cash flow.
  • Hires, manages, motivates, coaches, and formally evaluates the performance of all direct reports.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5-10 years of accounting management experience preferably in a private equity backed manufacturing and/or distribution organization.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certification.
  • Process improvement mindset leveraging information systems and advanced MS Excel skills
  • Experience working with multiple legal entities under different legal umbrellas and consolidation reporting
  • Ability to teach financial concepts and practices to non-financial oriented individuals and impact financial results
  • Ability to effectively be a leader in the company
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to collaborate across departments
  • Knowledge of economic and accounting GAAP principles and practices, tax rules, financial markets, banking, and the analysis and reporting of financial data. International experience is a plus.
  • Ability to perform duties with a high degree of independent judgment, discretion, and confidentiality.

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