Group Controller in Charlotte, North Carolina
Posted 06/07/22

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • High-Growth services company headquartered in Charlotte, NC.
  • Industry leading holding company with a global footprint and diverse portfolio of brands.
  • Geared for 300% growth in the coming years by way of acquisition.
  • Culture: High-Energy, entrepreneurial, and collaborative environment that is focused on growth.
  • Strategic leadership that is hands-on and highly visible.

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Hybrid flexibility within metro Charlotte, NC.
  • Opportunity to be a part of a growing organization during an exciting time in their business.
  • High visibility role supporting multiple aspects of the business with exposure to senior leadership.
  • Opportunity for career advancement and continual professional development.
  • Competitive salary, high bonus potential, and great benefits.

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

The Group Controller will be responsible for creating and improving accounting processes for optimizing the monthly close-the-book process. This position oversees Corporate general ledger activities, fixed asset accounting, lease accounting and advertising funds for the retail locations. The ideal candidate will be a well-rounded individual with excellent customer service skills, a strong accounting background, and a proven leader.

Reporting Responsibilities

  • Ownership over all Corporate accounting
  • Establish a uniform financial reporting structure
  • Preparation of financial reports and variance analysis of final figures for business unit
  • Joint preparation of the overall financial statements in coordination with other business unit controllers, assistant controller, controller, and CFO
  • Process documentation of current GL activities including accrual calculations
  • Documentation of weaknesses and proposals for controls
  • Propose solutions to streamline current processes/activities

Management Responsibilities

  • Establish and manage job requirements for staff analyst(s) in the corporate segment
  • Manage staff analyst(s) performance
  • Support Financial Reporting Team with consolidated accounting items
  • Support any company presidents or officers of the company with reporting packages and/or details and analysis related to those financials

Monthly/Annual Financial Cycles

  • Oversee and support the preparation of all monthly reporting and analysis
  • Facilitate, complete, and review all month-end closing activities for the corporate segment.
  • Calculate accruals for any outstanding items
  • Review all monthly/quarterly cycle entries for posting to the GL
  • Review/prepare reconciliations over GL accounts for external audit purposes
  • Analyze and account for all advertising fund programs

Qualifications

  • BS Degree with emphasis in accounting.
  • 7+ years of accounting and management experience.
  • Strong analytic and quantitative skills.
  • Additional criteria that would be a plus:
    • Masters or MBA.
    • Public accounting experience.
    • CPA license.

 

  • Employee Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Category: Accounting and Finance
  • Date Posted: 06/07/22
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