Job Openings

Controller- Remote

Job ID: BH332326

Category: Controller

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, the VP, Global Controller & Treasurer is responsible for ensuring protection of company assets and helping to create the direction of and supervising general accounting, treasury, and core financial processes. He/She will be responsible for a wide-range of activities, including day-to-day accounting oversight, team development, driving accounting initiatives, establishment of accounting and finance infrastructure and a variety of financial analyses and special projects.  It will interact with all departments in the organization while also developing, managing and mentoring the Finance team.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Oversee the operations of and help grow the accounting, tax and treasury department
  • Own the monthly and quarterly close process to issue timely (monthly, quarterly, annual) and accurate financial statements in accordance with US GAAP and various statutory reports 
  • Plan and oversee on-going internal processes to push for efficiencies, automation and accuracy of financial management and financial systems
  • Ensure the accurate and timely analysis of budgets, forecasts, financial reports, and financial trends in order to assist the Executive Management team
  • Build a scalable, automated, well documented accounting and controls process to support growth
  • Act as the primary interface with 3rd party auditors and SEC
  • Establish key relationships with Senior Management, members of the Board of Directors, investors, and various 3rd parties
  • Direct ownership of the global controllership team (7 countries and counting)

Must Haves:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent
  • 7+ years of demonstrated professional development and advancement in accounting focused roles
  • Strong controller experience from a Publicly traded company handling SEC reporting
  • Ability to assess and implement technology to automate and control numerous accounting processes
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, internal controls, operational risk assessment, and financial reporting
  • Proven ability to manage projects and collaborate with cross functional teams
  • Self-motivated and independent, detail-oriented, strong work ethic, and high integrity and ethical standards

Preferred:

  • CPA highly preferred
  • JD Edwards experience
  • 3+ years audit experience at accounting firm
  • 3+ years company experience, with a preference for e-commerce or manufacturing experience

 

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Remote Based