Tampa, FL

Posted: 09/04/2018 Category: Accounting Job Number: 6712

Are you a self-motivated accounting professional with management experience looking for a new career opportunity with one of our clients in the Tampa Bay area? Well, this position could be for you! We are conducting a search for a Controller to join a top performing team responsible for overseeing the accounting team.

Controller Job Duties:

  • Oversee month end close
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP
  • Assist external auditors
  • Oversee payroll
  • Ensure all accounting records are accurate
  • Assist with implementing proper policies and procedures
  • Oversee all account reconciliations
  • Train and mentor staff
  • Special projects, as needed

Controller Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
  • CPA license strongly preferred
  • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Supervisory experience required
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong planning and organization skills and understanding of the importance of deadlines
  • Superb communications skills required

Controller Benefits and Compensation:

At Taylor White, we specialize exclusively in Accounting & Finance leadership 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

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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