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Assistant Controller 23627 in Greater Madison Area at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

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Job Description

Assistant Controller

Our client is an international industry leader and growing company located in the Madison area.  They are currently looking for an Assistant Controller to join their team.  Really make an impact as this position will focus on research and development and revenue recognition for the company.   With a large and growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the organization.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture, business casual environment, excellent benefits and competitive compensation. They pride themselves on being able to provide their employees with the tools and training necessary to succeed.

The Assistant Controller will be a key member of the management team and will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:


•        The Assistant Controller will prepare reports that summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses and earnings based on past, present and expected operations.

•        Oversee accounting and reporting activities to ensure the accurate and timely reporting of results.

•        Ensure compliance with local GAAP, International Financial Reporting Standards and company policies and reporting requirements.

•        Manage, coordinate and review the monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements along with the overall audit process.

•        Anticipate the needs of internal customers; focus on work processes that deliver consistent, accurate, timely, clear and actionable financial information while maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction.

•        Establish and maintain systems and controls, which verify the integrity of all systems, processes and data.

•        Develop and implement policies and procedures with emphasis on internal controls.

•        Support the forecasting and budgeting activities of various management entities.

•        Prepare reports required by regulatory agencies, as well as regional and global compliance and support requirements.

•        The Assistant Controller will perform special projects and other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

The Assistant Controller will possess the following:


•        The Assistant Controller will have 5+ years’ accounting management experience. Public accounting experience preferred.

•        Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office products, specifically Excel. Experience with ERP systems preferred.

•        Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.

•        The Assistant Controller will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required.

•        CPA required.

Equal Opportunity Employer