Accounting Manager / Assistant Controller 8/12/2016

BHSG Wilmington, DE

Company
BHSG
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28753587
AJE Ref #
575866108
Location
Wilmington, DE
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ACCOUNTING MANAGER/ASSISTANT CONTROLLER

Newly established individual entity is seeking a strong accounting professional to lead the organization of a progressive and structured accounting department and function. This role will work closely with the Controller to develop standardized policies and procedures, assign responsibilities and tasks to the accounting staff and assist with a migration to a new ERP system. There is very high exposure to the executive management team in this role and this position is one that will afford exposure across the entire organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

* Develop a streamlined month end closing process with segregation and definition of duties to appropriate accounting staff
* Review all journal entries and assure proper posting to general ledger
* Oversee staff and the reconciliation of accounts
* Assist in daily cash management
* Ensure all accounting policy complies with GAAP
* Perform flux analysis and financial analysis on consolidated financial statements
* Consolidate international results into corporate financial statements
* Communicate results to Executive Leadership
* Explain financial results to business leaders and assist in strategic planning to achieve goals and targets
* Ad hoc projects as assigned, including financial system conversion

REQUIREMENTS:

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting
* CPA desired but not required
* Experience in public accounting
* Strong knowledge of GAAP
* Ability to drive organizational efficiency
* Strong leadership and staff development abilities
* Strong presentation abilities