Controller - Award winning company!

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 19, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Controller (Finance & Accounting Management) ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client is a leading media company looking to hire a Controller. The company boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its employees with the tools and training necessary to perform. This is a contract position that pays $45-50/hr. RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE CONTROLLER: The Controller will oversee all financial and accounting processes Oversee and manage all general ledger activity, reporting systems, GAAP/IFRS standards Ensure timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and year-end close process Direct preparation of company forecasts and budget Support the CFO in engaging the Board of Directors around issues and trends in financial operating models and delivery Manage and track the performance of invested assets in keeping with policies and investment guidelines. Document and understand ERP/MRP systems This is an extraordinary opportunity for a mature leader with seven to ten years of finance/accounting experience. Three years in a managerial role with supervisory experience. Understanding of multi-state payroll, GL accounting, and project accounting. BS in Finance, or Accountancy, MBA preferred Recent experience with Great Plains required CPA certification is preferred Minimum 7-10 years of relevant accounting experience with at least 3 years in an accounting management capacity Solid understanding of accounting processes and procedures and US GAAP Technology savvy with experience in managing relationships with software vendors Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, with advanced working knowledge of Excel Ability to work efficiently independently as well as part of a team Ability to navigate a complex multi-national, multi-location, multi-currency organization in a very fast paced environment. Please email resume for immediate consideration. Keywords: controller, controllership, comptroller, CFO, accounting manager, accounting, finance, management, CPA