Controller

Posted: February 14, 2021
Boca Raton , FL

THE OPPORTUNITY

The Controller contributes to the overall success of the organization by proactively managing all financial tasks for the organization and being a capable member of the organization’s leadership team. This position will also have a responsibility to build key financial process capabilities in proactive financial management across forecasting, pricing, trade, procurement, co-manufacturing and transportation & warehousing while being the roll up your sleeves financial partner and advisor to the leadership team in day to day decision making.

Lead accounting department operations, G/L, A/P, A/R, Credit & Collections, Payroll, all Tax, Treasury & Audit.
Prepare and deliver month-end close process; assist in preparing board presentations
Deliver Balance Sheet and P&L’s of all entities; have detailed familiarity with the financial statements.
Implement and enforce of internal controls; ensure compliance with company policies and procedures.
Pro-actively analyze financial data and present reports; manage external audit process.
Assist with M&A diligence and facilitate the integration of acquisitions post-transaction.
Manage/supervise preparation of all required tax filings by outside accountants
Assist with expected RTO in 2019 on the Canadian Exchange

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Experience in building the financial organization and related capabilities of growing/scaling companies.
10+ years of progressive Finance/Accounting experience in preferably retail or product manufacturing.
Start-up experience preferred.
Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting required and MBA preferred.
CPA/CMA certification designation strongly preferred
Advanced understanding of Excel for financial modeling, proficient in Word and PowerPoint; experience working in QuickBooks desired.
Knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley reporting and documentation, IFRS preferred.
Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills