Assistant Controller - CPA 8/31/2016

Marcum Search Miami, FL

Company
Marcum Search
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29312601
AJE Ref #
576044823
Location
Miami, FL
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ASSISTANT CONTROLLER (CPA REQUIRED) - NEW SENIOR LEVEL ACCOUNTING/FINANCE OPPORTUNITY FOR A LARGE MIAMI, FLORIDA BASED COMPANY.

Position at a glance:

* Newly created position
* Reports to: Controller
* Direct reports: 2
* Selected individual will be groomed for a more senior level role
* CPA required
* Public/Private mix of experience is ideal
* Good Excel required; systems savvy
* Self-motivated; opportunity-driven; someone who looks for process improvement and takes initiative

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

* Prepare internal and external reports including preparation of Company's annual financial statements
* Coordinate support for the budgeting and forecasting
* Monitor financial & accounting policies, procedures and internal controls to minimize risk to Company
* Oversee balance sheet account reconciliations
* Analyze cash flow, cost controls and expenses
* Process improvement

Requirements:

* DEGREE IN ACCOUNTING (OR SIMILAR) REQUIRED
* CPA REQUIRED

* MINIMUM OF 7 YEARS OF PROGRESSIVE EXPERIENCE IN A HANDS-ON ACCOUNTING/FINANCE ROLE REQUIRED

* 2-3 years of internal/ external audit experience preferred

* Proven experience analyzing financial data in order to prepare financial reports, statements, projections and presentations
* Ability to develop strong business relationships and work well with other team members
* Detail-oriented and able to handle multiple tasks with simultaneous deadlines
* Excellent communication, analytical & writing skills

_PRIOR TO HIRE_: Criminal background checks, Credit check, drug screen, education verification and professional references