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Accounting Controller
Summary
Title:Accounting Controller
ID:1064
Department:Finance
Description

Position Summary

The Accounting Controller will: handle financial accounting, managerial accounting, and help oversee financial activities of the company; will manage and supervise all aspects of accounting from payroll to tax compliance; report to the CFO, and will assist with development of internal control policies, procedures, and financial planning as needed.

Pay range: $60,500 to $75,000
Location: Gunnison, UT

Valid applicants will receive subsequent emails which include links to surveys and evaluations prior to being contacted for an initial phone interview.

 

Success Factors

The successful Controller will be able to: create controls and reports for cost controls for each of the operating departments of the company; conduct SQL queries to analyze transactions and costs and report on both; carryout standards audits with corrective actions and follow up; operate successfully within the Infor VISUAL ERP environment; provide direction to all departments on best accounting practices in a manufacturing environment.

 

Responsibilities

  • Manage aspects of accounting; billing, financial statements, general ledger, cost accounting, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, budgeting, tax compliance, inventory accounting, cost accounting, revenue recognition, and various special analyses.
  • Monitor cash and funding balances, keep an organized filing system of all accounts, statements, transactions, payments, and debts.
  • Organize information and statements for audits and both internal and external auditors.
  • Complying with all local, state, and federal laws regarding finances, tax filings, and reporting.
  • Ensure company complies with all additional legal and regulatory requirements. Additional controller duties as needed.
  • Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Provides status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data.

 

Knowledge

  • Intermediate knowledge of Economics to evaluate cost/benefit analysis using financial calculations and software.
  • Advanced knowledge of Accounting practices, especially GAAP and cost accounting for the purpose of preparing accurate financial reports which adhere to applicable standards.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office (advanced knowledge of Excel) to prepare documents for presentations and reports and to analyze information.
  • Intermediate knowledge of ERP systems to be able to use the software appropriately for structuring and reporting on financial data.
  • Advanced mathematical reasoning to be able to calculate statistical variations in costs to analyze possible cause and effect.
  • Advanced knowledge of the role of Finance in the business functions to understand the impact of capital and operating expenses.
  • Intermediate knowledge of SQL to be able to create database queries incorporating multiple tables and join types to analyze and report cost information.

 

Skills & Certifications:

  • CPA preferred
  • Typing 60 WPM

 

Abilities

  • Excellent ability to communicate verbally.
  • Well-developed ability to double-check work to ensure limited errors.
  • Ability to work in structured (assigned and defined) and unstructured teams (impromptu and temporary).
  • Excellent ability to communicate in writing.

 

Personal Characteristics

  • Motivated by the opportunity to put structure and procedures into place.
  • Enjoy working in business during the startup and growth stages.

 

Experience

  • 2 + years of overall combined accounting and finance experience.
  • Experience with preparing financial statements.
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process.
  • Experience with inventory management and controls.
  • Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Audit experience preferred.


Pay range: $60,500 to $75,000
Location: Gunnison, UT

Valid applicants will receive subsequent emails which include links to surveys and evaluations prior to being contacted for an initial phone interview.