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Controller - Global Organization - Naperville, IL

Company: Michael Page
Location: Naperville
Posted on: May 13, 2024

Job Description:

I'm currently partnered with the President of a multi-billion dollar manufacturing organization as they start their search to identify a Controller to join their US Division. Reporting into the President, this individual will focus on general accounting responsibilities, month-end close, reporting, budgeting, forecasting, and plenty of special projects on a global scale!Client DetailsI'm partnered with the President at an exciting and growing multi-billion dollar manufacturing organization located near Naperville, IL. They have a number of different divisions, but this role sits on their most prominent business unit that focuses on sustainability efforts with the global water supply at a local level. Now focusing on a global level their looking for a strong Controller to join their organization.Description

  • Direct and manage financial activities for multiple entities, ensuring accuracy, integrity, and compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Develop and implement accounting policies and procedures across all entities to maintain consistency and transparency in financial reporting
  • Prepare consolidated financial statements for the entire organization, providing accurate and timely reporting to stakeholders and senior management
  • Coordinate and oversee the preparation of individual entity financial statements, ensuring alignment with corporate standards
  • Collaborate with department heads and executives to develop annual budgets and forecasts for each entity, aligning with overall corporate objectives
  • Monitor financial performance against budgets, identifying variances and providing recommendations for corrective actions
  • Establish and maintain internal control systems to safeguard assets and ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and accounting principles
  • Conduct periodic audits and reviews to assess the effectiveness of internal controls and mitigate financial risks
  • Lead and mentor a team of accounting professionals across different entities, fostering a culture of excellence, teamwork, and continuous improvement
  • Provide guidance and support to ensure the team's adherence to best practices and standards in financial management
  • Collaborate with executive leadership to analyze financial data, identify trends, and provide insights to support strategic decision-making
  • Drive initiatives to optimize financial performance, streamline processes, and enhance overall efficiency across entitiesProfile
    • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
    • Proven experience (2 years) in a senior financial management role
    • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial regulations, and reporting standards
    • Proficiency in financial analysis, budgeting, and forecasting techniques
    • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
    • Advanced proficiency in financial software and ERP systemsJob Offer
      • Above market compensation + Bonus structure
      • 401k Match/Profit Sharing
      • Amazing Benefits
      • Leading manufacturer
      • Growing company
      • Opportunity to lead and build out a team
      • Awesome team cultureMPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Keywords: Michael Page, Naperville , Controller - Global Organization - Naperville, IL, Accounting, Auditing , Naperville, Illinois

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