Divisional Controller

Divisional Controller

Job Summary
Job Type:Full-time, exempt
Division:
Location:Minneapolis, MN
Experience:Minimum 10 years in a senior accounting or finance role in a multi-entity consolidation environment. Prior experience with project accounting preferably in construction-type projects using percentage of completion accounting.
Education:Bachelor’s degree required with a concentration in accounting. MBA/MS in accounting or finance preferred. Current license as a Certified Public Accountant.

As an integral member of the Finance Organization reporting to the CFO, the Division Controller is responsible for leading all accounting, planning and financial reporting activities for the Division. The ideal candidate will have served within organizations generating revenue in excess of $100 million per year in a multi-entity consolidating environment. Attractive candidates will have competency in professional accounting including both deep technical financial reporting expertise and significant Controllership experience over complex transactions. Candidates with excellent people and process management skills and the ability to drive and support change as the Company evolves will find success.

Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required with a concentration in accounting.
  • MBA/MS in accounting or finance preferred.
  • Current license as a Certified Public Accountant is preferred.
  • Minimum 10 years in a senior accounting or finance role in a multi-entity consolidation environment.
  • Prior experience with project accounting preferably in construction-type projects using percentage of completion accounting.
  • Ability to work closely with Division leadership team and work with team members in a virtual environment.
  • Ability to travel 10-20% of time.
  • Competency applying GAAP within complex organizations, including researching and implementing relevant accounting technical standards, and preparing technical accounting memos supporting all accounting positions.
  • Experience leading an effective and efficient closing process, including the implementation of best practices and the ability to leverage systems to automate processes and financial reporting.
  • Experience with prior ERP migration projects, in both M&A integration and operational consolidation situations.
  • Experience leading assessment, implementation, reimplementation, and modifications to ERPs.
  • Superior analytical skills.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong business partnering and interpersonal skills.
  • Organized, yet flexible and adaptable to change.
  • Ability to work well in high pressure situations in order to meet deadlines.
  • High degree of proficiency with MS Excel.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage numerous simultaneous priorities.
  • High energy and strong commitment to drive results.
  • Takes accountability for delivering on commitments; owns mistakes and uses them as opportunities for learning and development.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Oversees all aspects of reporting and operational accounting for the Division.
  • Identifies, implements and oversees the execution of necessary financial processes, policies, procedures and controls to ensure compliance with US GAAP and all applicable tax laws.
  • Organizes and drives Division closing processes, including monthly account reconciliations, to track and safeguard company assets and to ensure that all financial statements and reporting are timely, accurate, and in accordance with US GAAP.
  • Supports the administration and execution of payroll and calculation of commission and incentive compensation programs.
  • Recruits, trains and retains high-performing team members that provides a professional department able to assert a positive leadership role across the entire organization.
  • Works with the Division and HQ Executive Leadership Team and all levels of functional management in the spirit of cooperation and continuous improvement.
  • Partners with FP&A in budgeting, forecasting, and reporting.
  • Monitors working capital requirements.

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LaSalle Plaza
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Suite 1200
Minneapolis, MN 55402

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