Oklahoma, United States
PLEASE NOTE: This position requires that the candidate be able to work in the U.S. WITHOUT the need for visa sponsorship!
The Controller position is accountable for the accounting operations of the business unit, to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the business unit’s reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or international financial reporting standards.
- Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures
- Protects assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls
- Coordinates the provision of information to external auditors for audits
- Provides status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data.
- Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
- Assesses current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement and implementing new processes
- Ensures accounts payable are paid in a timely manner
- Ensures all reasonable discounts are taken on accounts payable
- Ensures accounts receivable are collected promptly
- Ensures periodic bank reconciliations are completed
- Ensures required debt payments are made on a timely basis
- Maintains the chart of accounts
- Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, anticipating future legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, filing financial reports, and advising the CFO on needed actions.
- Completes operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results
- Maintains accounting staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
- Maintains accounting staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results
- Protects operations by keeping financial information and plans confidential
The successful candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience and 5+ years of progressively responsible experience in a manufacturing environment and experience with financial reporting requirements. Preference will be given to candidates with the Certified Public Accountant or Certified Management Accountant designations.
Oklahoma, United States
Operations / Management