Job Profile Our client is seeking a proven leader to join their team to oversee the accounting and reporting activities for the company. The Controller will be responsible for all Accounting functions for the Company including general accounting, A/R, A/P, financial reporting and tax. The ideal candidate will be an goal oriented Accounting Manager or Controller who is experienced with day-to-day management of a 2 person accounting team, and who desires to apply their skills across the finance function. The Controller will be responsible for the accounting operations, to include the production of quarterly and annual financial reports. The Controller will be a motivated individual who will ensure a sound current financial state for the company, as well as proactively forecast and plan for the future. Responsibilities: Oversee all activities of the accounting department including the month-end close process, financial reporting, payroll and cash management. Partner with business leads to understand and explain financial variances vs. plan and forecast. Establish and maintain corporate accounting policies, procedures, and internal controls to ensure conformance with US GAAP and other regulations Manage external auditors to ensure that all documentation required for annual audits and initiate quarterly reviews. Job Requirements The successful candidate must have 10 years of progressively responsible accounting expertise including five (5) years management experience in Accounting. In addition, applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a closely related field. CPA is desirable. High-energy leader experienced in leading a Corporate Accounting team in a fast-paced, high-growth Company. Delegates effectively and monitors the team to ensure they have the skills and resources to meet deadlines and commitments Advanced understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and the ability to adhere to all Federal and State regulations. Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. Highly proficient in Excel.