Finance and Accounting

Controller – Manufacturing – Middlesex County, NJ

$100K/yr - $150K/yr
Woodbridge, NJ (On-site)
Full Time

Our client is a dynamic and growing manufacturing company with a solid track record of success in the industry. With annual revenues of $50MM, we are dedicated to providing high-quality products to our customers while maintaining a commitment to innovation and efficiency.

Position Overview: We are seeking a hands-on Controller to join our team and play a key role in managing the financial operations of our company. The Controller will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of financial management, including accounting, budgeting, financial reporting, and internal controls. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting and finance, excellent analytical skills, and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Reporting: Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements in accordance with GAAP. Analyze financial data and provide insights to senior management to support decision-making.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Develop and manage the company’s annual budgeting process. Monitor performance against budget and forecast, identifying variances and recommending corrective actions as needed.
  • Cash Flow Management: Monitor cash flow projections and ensure availability of funds for operating expenses and capital investments. Manage banking relationships and oversee the company’s cash management policies.
  • Accounting Operations: Oversee day-to-day accounting operations, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll. Ensure accurate and timely processing of transactions and compliance with internal controls.
  • Cost Accounting: Establish and maintain cost accounting systems to accurately track and analyze manufacturing costs. Work closely with operations teams to identify opportunities for cost savings and process improvements.
  • Tax Compliance: Manage all aspects of tax compliance, including sales tax, payroll tax, and income tax. Coordinate with external tax advisors to ensure timely and accurate filing of tax returns.
  • Audit Coordination: Serve as the primary point of contact for external auditors during annual financial audits. Prepare audit schedules and support documentation, addressing any audit inquiries and ensuring compliance with audit requirements.
  • Financial Systems: Evaluate and enhance financial systems and processes to improve efficiency and accuracy. Implement controls to safeguard company assets and ensure data integrity.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; CPA preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in accounting and finance roles, with at least 2 years in a supervisory capacity.
  • Hands-on experience with financial reporting, budgeting, and cash flow management.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret financial data and trends.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and integrity.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match.
  • Paid time off and holidays.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement within the company.

Please apply directly or email andrew@genuinesearchgroup.com and we will get back to you within 48 hours.