Why Is This a Great Opportunity?
Work for a 75 year old privately held company, that has second and third generation family members in management.
JOB SUMMARY: Provide corporate officers, managers, etc. With accurate & timely financial & related information required to effectively manage the Company. Responsible for all finance functions of the Company and its divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliates, including recommending & implementing financial information reporting systems, cash flows, earnings, assets, liabilities, stockholders equity & other financial results. Finance functions include payroll, general accounting, cost accounting, budgeting, fixed asset accounting, business tax accounting, customer credit, accounts receivable, accounts payable & internal auditing, etc. Formulate & administer approved accounting practices throughout the Company to ensure that financial operating reports accurately reflect the condition of the business & provide reliable information necessary to control operations.
*Recommend, implement, & monitor compliance with all accounting & payroll policies.
*Responsible for maximizing the efficiency of all Finance personnel by providing them with training, motivation, and direction, including specific goals and objective productivity targets.
*Responsible for the preparation of all accounting ledgers, plant & corporate reports, and other financial reports.
*Responsible for the correct & accurate accounting classification of all expenditures, including capital & others.
*Responsible for reviewing inventory control & reporting procedures to ensure that inventory records & manufacturing costs are accurate.
*Responsible for the timely preparation of departmental reports.
*Responsible for contact with the Company' s independent auditors & with all taxing authority auditors.
*Conduct special accounting studies, analyses, and cost studies, and provide statistics & comments to assist in the interpretation of operating results and provide specific recommendations which will result in cost reductions and profit improvements.
*BS or BA degree - Accounting Specialization.
*CPA, CMA or MBA a plus.
*Minimum of 12 years experience with increasing responsibility in the accounting field.
Experience to include: 3+ years Cost Accounting experience or direct supervision of Cost Accounting Department and 6+ years of management of general accounting functions.
*Experience or proficiency in AS400 information systems and PC' s.