Our Client, a global retail and distribution company in Mount Kisco, NY is seeking a Corporate Controller to join their team.
Accountable for the accounting operations of the company, 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 company’s report financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
Perform month-end closing and year-end closing and coordinates and assigns duties to the accounting staff as needed.
Evaluate departmental performance and make adjustments to daily operations when needed to ensure the department meets overall goals and objectives.
Provide training, guidance, and direction to employees to ensure work is performed in an efficient, timely, and knowledgeable manner.
Prepare and provide financial statements, activity reports, revenue reports, analysis, and other reports on a scheduled or unprompted basis.
Prepare multiple state agency reports for tax purposes.
Confer with upper management about budgeting and reviewing strategies to meet overall goals and objectives.
Work closely with financial institutions concerning banking activity changes, enhancements and charges.
Oversee financial analysis.
Monitor payroll to ADP for processing.
Reconcile payroll numbers to accounting system.
Provide monthly cash flow reporting.
Lead the Accounting Department staff and financial functions.
Work in collaboration with executive leadership and participates in key decisions as a member of the management team.
Responsible for developing and implementing financial strategies to drive the company to achieve and surpass revenue, profit, and cash flow goals and objectives, focusing on bottom‐line performance.
Responsible for strategic financial decisions including new services, employee benefit plans, and investment opportunities.
Implement appropriate internal controls and mechanisms to ensure the appropriate safeguarding of all assets and proper recording of transactions.
Handle risk management including business insurance
Oversee employee benefit plans.
BA/BS Degree in Accounting, MBA preferred.
Strong understanding of management and cost accounting principles.
10+ years of relevant experience, preferably within the industrial supply industry.
Proficient with Microsoft Office and a quick learner with new software.
Highly organized with excellent communication skills.