Our client, a service company in the Memphis area, is seeking a Controller to join their growing team. The Controller is responsible for preparing month-end closings, financial forecasts, and consolidations; providing financial advice to the senior leadership team through the study of financial data; meeting corporate reporting requirements of the division; managing, training, and evaluating accounting personnel including oversight of the company’s payroll process; ensuring accuracy of physical inventory and its systems; and controlling the flow of raw materials, tools, and other assets. Candidate needs to have 5+ years’ experience in an operating company, preferably in a manufacturing environment. The Controller reports directly to the CEO.
The successful candidate will be a strong leader with the potential to grow into a more advanced role with the organization. Must be able to lead a team of 5+ direct reports across multiple branch locations.