Ocala, FL

Post Date: 11/09/2017 Job ID: 6157 Category: Accounting

Are you an accounting leader who enjoys mentoring and developing professional and clerical staff, developing policies and procedures and being a part of a corporation in a high growth mode?  We are seeking a driven accounting professional seeking a highly interactive and growth career opportunity with one of our clients in the Ocala area! We are conducting an exclusive search for a Controller to join a top performing team responsible for overseeing all general accounting and reporting functions for the company. This role reports directly to the VP of Finance.

Controller Job Duties:

  • Oversee financial statement preparation and ensure compliance with GAAP
  • Implement accounting policies and procedures
  • Review account reconciliations
  • Provide leadership, training, and guidance to staff
  • Oversee month end close
  • Coordinate with external auditors
  • Present financial performance to Senior Management
  • Assist with various special projects

Controller Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • CPA certification strongly preferred
  • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Strong technical and analytical skills
  • Strong planning and organization skills and understanding of the importance of deadlines
  • Superb communications skills required

Controller Benefits and Compensation:

  • A professional and growth oriented working environment
  • Wonderful leadership and high visibility
  • Terrific career growth potential
  • Excellent benefits
  • Highly competitive compensation of $125,000 - $135,000, plus bonus potential!

At Taylor White, we specialize in Accounting & Finance leadership roles.  Our industry knowledge, combined with our extensive recruiting experience, means we not only know what you're looking for; we know how to find it!  For more information, please contact us via our website at

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Whether you're an employer seeking talent or a job candidate ready for new challenges, we can help. We're Taylor White. A recruitment firm focused exclusively on placing those in the accounting and finance field - and only in the Tampa Bay area. What's more, most of our recruiters used to be accounting professionals themselves so we're uniquely capable of understanding your needs - no matter what side of the table you're on.

From placing top-tier talent in permanent positions throughout Tampa Bay to providing access to the area's best consultants, there's a reason Taylor White is the first firm both candidates and employers turn to. We know accountants.

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