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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/23/2016

Accounting Principals Seattle, WA

Seattle, WA
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span Controller Job in Seattle, WA br   br I have an exciting opportunity for the right consultant who is open to becoming a full time employee. A growing insulation manufacturing company is looking to bring on an Controller to handle their full cycle accounting. This position will last 3 – 6 months and offers generous compensation. You will not immediately have direct reports but eventually could have up to 3 – 4 accountants on your team. This international manufacturing company is growing and is looking for a skilled, knowledgeable Controller who will be able to step in and take things over with minimal training.  You would report directly to the Director of Finance. As a key member of finance team you will be hands on and responsible for timely review, interpretation and generation of recommendations related to financial performance. You will assist in planning, organizing and directing the finance and accounting function, as well as, measuring its performance. The Controller must also periodically review and evaluate major transactional processes in order to ensure internal controls are effective and the processes are efficient and cost effective. If you are strong with ERP systems, more specifically with Microsoft Dynamics AX, then this is the position for you! br   br Your Controller Job Responsibilities br • Mentor and motivate up to 3 - 4 direct reports br • Accurate and timely measurement of results and reporting of divisional financial performance to division management and corporate accounting. br • Review financial results including revenue and expense trends with division’s      management team and make recommendations for corrective action to mitigate variances from plan. br • Develop customer proformas to support pricing / bid process and evaluates actual profitability against expectations. br • Maintain and own departmental closing checklist to ensure completion in accordance with deadlines. br • Ensure the completion of departmental monthly account analysis and reconciliations br • Create and review journal entries and the general ledger maintenance br • Oversee all fixed asset br • Ensure all balance sheet accounts are reconciled and analyzed in accordance with U.S. GAAP and company policy. br • Provides technical GAAP guidance, research issues br • Assist with internal and external audit policies br • Prepare monthly financial statements for stakeholders and executive management br • Assist with developing strategic development business plan br • Provide recommendation for process improvements br • Research and responds to finance staff and senior management questions br   br Qualifications br • 10+ years of strong accounting experience br • Some management experience br • BS/BA degree in Accounting/Finance br • Strong knowledge of GAAP br • High level of analytical ability br • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX is highly preferred br   br If you want to join this growing company in their Controller Job in Seattle, WA please click “apply now”. Visit our website at for all other payroll opportunities in the area. br   br /span