Job ID: 41151
Our West Coast client has been making quality products for over 30 years and is looking for a very hands-on Controller to manage their accounting team at headquarters in Vancouver. This role will be joining the executive management team and is a great opportunity to be a decision maker within a large organization.

Responsibilities of the Controller
Manage month-end closing processes.
Develop, train, and mentor accounting staff.
Monthly financial review.
Ensure accuracy of accounting transactions.
Journal entries.
Balance sheet review and reconciliations.
Inventory review.
Cost analysis and review.
Coordinate multi-location financial reporting.
Monthly financial statements.
Cost allocations.
Treasury management.
Cash flow analysis and management.
Oversee AP/AR.
Manage fixed assets.
Cost accounting.

Controller Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance; equivalent education and experience; CPA preferred.
15 years of progressively responsible financial management experience in a manufacturing environment.
10 years of supervisory and management experience.
Knowledge of GAAP and compliance.
Foreign exchange experience preferred.
MS Office Suite experience, with intermediate skills in Excel; knowledge of pivot tables and vlookups.
ERP systems knowledge; PeopleSoft preferred.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with ability to interact at all levels of the organization.
About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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