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Controller - Hybrid

Tampa Bay, FL

Posted: 01/26/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire(TW Perm) Category: Accounting Job Number: 20848 Pay Rate: $150,000 - $200,000

Job Description

One of our dynamic Tampa Bay client companies continues to experience corporate growth and is adding a new professional to its team.  This Controller will lead and develop the accounting team, implement new policies and procedures, enhance internal controls, assist with the identification and implementation of a new ERP system, and much more.  This is a great opportunity for someone interested in making an impact! APPLY NOW!

Controller Benefits and Compensation: 

  • A hybrid work schedule
  • Highly visible role
  • Terrific benefits package
  • Salary $150,000 - $200,000 depending on experience, plus additional bonus

Controller Job Duties:

  • Lead, support and develop the Accounting team
  • Research accounting literature, develop conclusions and implement results
  • Partner with PE owner in consolidation and reporting for lenders, auditors and internal stakeholders
  • Administer audit and compliance matters; oversee progress of financial audits
  • Serve as key member of the management team
  • Partner with Finance in the preparation of the budget, forecasts, and variance analysis
  • Provide day to day leadership and provide oversight to AP, general accounting, monthly close process, financial reporting, and intercompany accounting
  • Collaborate and provide guidance cross-functionally internal to the organization
  • Assist in accounting for acquisitions and dispositions

Controller Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required
  • CPA required
  • Industry experience in conjunction with public accounting audit preferred
  • 8+ years of related experience required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience and confidence in interacting extensively with senior leadership, private equity, and cross-functionally throughout the Company
  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP
  • Excellent leadership skills, organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong proficiency in Excel, ERP systems and data management

At Taylor White, we specialize in Accounting & Finance roles in Tampa Bay.  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

Additional Information

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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