Our client is a small, but expanding,Tampa-based company that is actively seeking a Manufacturing Controller. The successful candidate will help take the company to the next level of growth and profitability. They have recently implemented an ERP system and are looking for a candidate with experience in manufacturing cost accounting in an ERP system to increase our understanding and utilization of the system. An employee in this position will be a member of the small accounting team, and report directly to and work closely with the Vice President of Finance. The right candidate will be transactional, decisive, driven, analytical and results-focused, yet supportive and diplomatic.
Perform accounting processes and financial statement preparation, including Balance Sheet Reconciliation, Month/Year-End Closing and Audit Preparation of Financial Statements
Maintain Sales Tax Compliance with multiple states utilizing outside vendor
Assist in management of accounting functions such as accounts receivable, accounts payable, financial account maintenance and payroll.
Document and understand ERP systems; including monitoring and updating accounting costs within the system
Maintenance of Standard Costs in the system; including overhead, work center, bill of material, and inventory costs to accurately reflect production operations.
Maintain inventory controls and monitor cycle count processes, ensuring internal controls are in place and functioning properly
Guide financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures where necessary
Keep a customer focus by recognizing that accounting is a service function for other departments, and providing ac hoc reporting and support as necessary
Protect operations by keeping financial information and plans confidential
Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance.
At least 5 years’ experience in accounting preferably with experience as a Controller or Assistant Controller in a manufacturing environment.
Experience with ERP software packages
This company offers excellent benefits, work-life balance, and additional perks!