SkyWater is partnering with the CFO of a $1B Minnesota based company who is looking to add a Corporate Controller. This company is a leader in their Industry, and they are known for having an amazing corporate culture as well as a quality product! If you are an Accounting leader who is motivated to find a stable “home” where you can grow professionally under the mentorship of an awesome executive leadership team, this could be a great opportunity for you to explore. Please submit your resume for consideration, or contact Lindsay Dubbeldee @LDubbeldee@skywatersearch.com for more details.
- To excel in this role, a controller should have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, excellent attention to detail, and a deep understanding of accounting principles and regulations. They should also possess leadership abilities to effectively manage a team and collaborate with stakeholders across the organization.
- Financial reporting: Prepare and review financial reports, statements, and forecasts on a regular basis. Ensure compliance with relevant accounting standards and regulations.
- Budgeting and forecasting: Develop and manage the organization's budgeting process. Collaborate with department heads to create accurate revenue and expense forecasts.
- Internal controls: Establish and maintain effective internal control systems to safeguard company assets and ensure the accuracy of financial records. Monitor compliance with policies and procedures.
- Financial analysis: Analyze financial data to identify trends, variances, and opportunities for improvement. Provide insightful recommendations to management for strategic decision-making.
- Cash management: Oversee cash flow planning and forecasting. Optimize the use of company funds and maintain relationships with banks and other financial institutions.
- Tax compliance: Ensure compliance with all applicable tax laws and regulations. Prepare and submit required tax returns and payments.
- Audit coordination: Coordinate with external auditors during annual audits and periodic reviews. Provide necessary documentation and explanations to support audit findings.
- Team management: Supervise and train finance staff. Set performance goals and provide feedback to ensure the team's professional development.
- Process improvement: Continuously assess and improve financial processes and systems to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and timeliness of financial reporting.
- Risk management: Identify and mitigate financial risks faced by the organization. Develop and implement strategies to protect the company's financial assets.
Desired Skills and Experience
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; strong preference for a CPA
- 8+ years accounting experience
- 3+ years of team management experience
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