Accounting Manager / Controller (Manufacturing industry exp. req.)

near Milwaukee, WI | Full-time


Accounting Manager / Controller (Manufacturing industry exp. req.)
Location: near Milwaukee, WI
Salary: $110,000 - $120,000 (DOE) + Bonus
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) w/company contribution, Short and Long-Term Disability, Life/AD&D Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, PTO
Job Type: Full-Time
Start Date: ASAP
Sponsorship not available

Accounting Manager / Controller (Manufacturing industry exp. req.) Description

Our client in the manufacturing industry is looking for an Accounting Manager / Controller to add to their team near Milwaukee, WI. In this role, you will be the most senior individual within the accounting/finance department, reporting directly to the President and working with corporate counterparts in Europe. You will be responsible for supervising two to four direct reports, as well as being hands-on with preparing financial budgets, managing the P&L statement, taxes, audits, month-end closings and the strategic analysis of company financials. This is a great opportunity to join a stable, growing company that works hard to maintain a family-feel among their employees.

Accounting Manager / Controller (Manufacturing industry exp. req.) Responsibilities

• Manage all areas of general accounting, tax activities, credit/collections, and cost accounting
• Prepare financial budgets, P&L, audits, and month-end closings
• Supervise accounting staff
• Supervise A/P, A/R, GL, banking and purchasing functions
• Manage all financial and legal reporting requirements
• Maintain the general ledger and cost accounting system
• Provide timely financial reports to corporate
• Prepare and analyze financial reports and general ledger accounts
• Coordinate and prepare annual and quarterly budgets
• Review all revenues, product cost, and expenses
• Investigate/account for deviations from budget
• Provide financial presentations to explain P&L
• Develop cost accounting standards
• Coordinate required financial audits; assist in audits
• Maintain accrual accounts

Accounting Manager / Controller (Manufacturing industry exp. req.) Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
• 6+ years of progressive accounting experience required
• 4+ years of manufacturing industry experience required
• ERP experience required; SAP experience strongly preferred