Controller - Downtown Chicago!

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

One of our favorite clients is looking to hire a Controller for their North America region. They are making waves in their industry and were recently acquired, and boast being over a $1B dollar company. 

The Controller will report into the CFO and lead charge on accounting, reporting, and finance areas across the organization. This person will be a self-motivated, collaborative, multi-tasking, personable leader who is looking for a long-term home to grow and build their career.

What you'll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting; CPA required
  • 10-15 years of progressively increasing experience in accounting or financial management position; 5+ years in Big 4 external audit
  • Excellent knowledge of US GAAP and the ability to research and propose company positions on complex accounting issues
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office products
  • Ability to proactively and independently learn business applications, accounting systems, and reporting tools

Things to get excited about:

  • Wonderful culture & people
  • Beautiful renovated office in the loop
  • Competitive compensation package with a hefty bonus
  • Very high-level role in the company reporting into the CFO

Posted On: Friday, November 13, 2020

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