472 N. McLean Blvd., 2nd Floor Elgin, IL 60123-3274
The Controller will assist and support the CFO in the achievement of the Company’s goals and the maintenance of adequate internal controls over all areas of accounting. A successful candidate will combine excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to ensure timely and accurate distribution of monthly and annual financial data in accordance with US GAAP, as well as issuance of relevant business KPIs to help guide the business.
Critical to success will be involvement in the development of our future state ERP system and providing the necessary tools and reports across all functions of the company to support decision-making throughout the business, as well as providing automated solutions to manual processes. Experience at a high growth startup, carve out company, and/or manufacturing strongly preferred.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: – Other duties may be assigned:
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates will have a proven track record of leadership running the accounting department of a middle-market company. Experience with private equity and / or distribution is a distinct advantage. In a young company with limited bureaucracy and established protocol, candidates will have bias for action and results with a hands-on approach to creating best practices where formal procedures are not fully developed.