We are assisting our client, a stable manufacturing company, with a search for a Eastern US Controller. The position will report to a VP and is located at its Pittsburgh location.
Oversee all accounting functions for their eastern US entities.
Interact with and assure customer satisfaction on all customer accounts, by coordinating and supporting documentation and work flow processes.
Support contract negotiations with vendors and customers, especially financial documentation, timetables and service agreements.
Will serve as point of contact between client and customer.
Perform job costing and sales analysis
Manage accounting staff
Assist with development of value added functions and planning activities
Over see the production of all month end activities, financials and on going reporting to corporate in Europe.
REQUIREMENTS AND EDUCATION:
Must have a Bachelors Degree in Accounting, MBA would be a plus.
Must be strongly proficient with all MS Office and prior experience with accounting software or ERP systems.
A minimum of 6 to 10years of accounting management or controllership experience.
Previous experience in industrial manufacturing such as high value equipment.
Experience with ERP systems such as SAP.
Previous experience in multinational accounting or with a European owned company a plus.
Experience working with and dealing in foreign currency a plus.