Salary Range:$70,000.00 - $80,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the CFO of an irregular-route common and contract-carrier.

The Assistant Controller is responsible for providing high-level support to the CFO as they manage the company’s accounting and financial activities. Produces financial summary statements, forecasts financial health, and corrects inaccuracies in the company’s financial records. Creates financial statements for upper management. Prepares monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports. Assists financial managers with projections. Ensure all accounting practices are in compliance with legal guidelines and accounting principles. Processes and analyses accounts payable and tax preparation (personal property, sales, heavy vehicle use and payroll taxes). Prepares general ledger account analyses. Identifies and analyzes discrepancies within financial records. Works to facilitate the distribution, management, and documentation of the company’s financial resources. Works closely with the CFO to create and maintain accounting policies and procedures, develop formal metrics and design processes to assist accounting and operating unit performance.

Background Required:
  • Accounting & Financial reporting Experience (5+ years)
  • Operational accounting (A/P, A/R, cash disbursements & receipts, Bank Accounts & Credit Cards)
  • Invoice processing
  • Financial Statements (Month-end-close, income statements, tax preparation and payment)
  • Monthly analysis (leadership/management identifying trends/metrics allowing accurate decision making)
  • Cost reduction & containment programs
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Office with advanced Excel skills
  • Education: BS or BA degree (i.e., Accounting, Finance)
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Certified Public Accountant
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Analytical
  • Excellent communication (verbal, written, presentations)

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Practice Leader: Andrew Keenan
Truckload & Dedicated

330.664.9400, ext.168

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