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Assistant Controller
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Job Description

Leading global manufacturer in the San Gabriel Valley

Position Summary:

The Assistant Controller will be responsible for managing the Corporate Accounting and the Shared Services Accounting teams and related day to day activities, the monthly closing process, supporting and financial reporting for multiple segment/site locations, stock-based compensation accounting administration, and various special projects.  
In addition, the  Assistant Controller will lead or provide support related to SEC reporting, technical accounting research, and various other special projects.  
This position and related activities will require interfacing with all levels of Operations, Corporate, and Accounting personnel on a regular basis.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Managing and training the Corporate Accounting Manager and as needed, the Corporate Accounting and Shared Services Accounting teams as well.
  • Responsible for supervising all general accounting activities, including ensuring the preparation and approval of journal vouchers (JVs).
  • Supervising the management of fixed assets accounting. 
  • Supervising and/or management of intercompany accounting.
  • Supervising the management of share-based compensation accounting.
  • Supervising the management of payroll accounting.
  • Supervising and/or approving account reconciliations.
  • Solid GAAP knowledge in order to research/resolve technical accounting issues. 
  • Solid SEC reporting knowledge.
  • Supporting Site Controllers.
  • Supervising and ensuring effective internal controls in accordance with SOX 404 requirements.
  • Supervising and/or supporting internal and external auditing activities.
  • Supervising and/or making improvements to the existing processes as well as helping to define and document standard work.
  • Solid communication skills (written and oral).
  • Attention to detail as needed to ensure accuracy of financial information.
  • Lead and/or participate in various special projects.

Job Requirements

 Position Requirements:    

  • Bachelor’s Degree in either Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university.
  • CPA certification.
  • Five to six years of recent Big 4 or 2nd tier public accounting experience plus three to four years in private industry.  
  • Must possess solid knowledge of GAAP and proper accounting procedures.
  • Must possess solid knowledge of SEC reporting requirements.
  • Must have strong leadership skills and work well in a team and matrix environment.
  • Solid knowledge of internal controls and SOX 404 requirements.
  • Public company experience is preferred.
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP.
  • Solid SEC reporting knowledge.
  • At least intermediate Excel skills.
  • Hands on experience working with an ERP system is a plus.

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $130,000.00 - $160,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 8 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Bonus Pay $30,000.00
Industry Electronics, Manufacturing
Required Travel None
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Assistant Controller

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