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
- 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 www.taylorwhite.com.
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.