Business Transformation – Private Equity Services (Controller)

 

·         Lead month-end closing duties, which include ensuring close timeliness and accuracy, account reconciliations, accruals, journal entry preparation/posting, and variance analyses.

·         Manage all aspects of day-to-day accounting functions and provide guidance to team members, ensuring effective team support.

·         Help prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual board packages and presentations.

·         Analyze and interpret financial information pertaining to the company’s performance.

·         Achieve an understanding of operations to weigh in on business trends.

·         Work with management team to develop cash flow forecasts and annual budgets.

·         Work effectively to automate financial reporting.

·         Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements.

·         Act as a financial advisor to members of leadership.

·         Recommend/Provide ad-hoc management reporting, supported by your own data analysis for the organization.

 

Ideal Candidate:

 

·         You bring creativity, a sense of urgency, positivity, and analytical rigor to the pursuit of our mission and growth.

·         You are a thoughtful team leader skilled at establishing business priorities and the ability to persuasively gain alignment with internal and external business partners.

·         You are an “owner”, and you bring projects from inception to completion in a highly organized manner and with little or no supervision.

·         You excel in a high-impact position within a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.

·         You are very comfortable (and enjoy) collaborating closely with team members at all levels and being accountable for concurrent high-priority projects.

·         You have superior written and oral communication skills, data visualization and presentation skills.

·         You are extremely detailed oriented.

 

Requirements:

 

·         15+ years of experience in an accounting and finance environment.

·         Must have been a Controller for an operating company for at least five years.

·         Experience working in private equity backed companies.

·         Familiarity with credit agreements/covenants/ addbacks.

·         Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting.

·         Active CPA certification.

·         Ability to travel when normal travel does resume.

·         Multi-industry discipline as well as previous public accounting is a plus.