Financial Controller

Michael Page
Los Angeles
12 Oct 2019
14 Oct 2019
Contract type
Full time
As Corporate Controller, you are responsible for accounting, tax, payroll operations, sales audit and maintenance of systems, controls and procedures. You will lead a team to support operational activity and will also implement systems and processes to support growth.
Client Details
Established high growth retailer within Fashion and Apparel.
  • Ensure consistent implementation of corporate accounting principles and procedures in full compliance with US GAAP.
  • Lead revenue recognition policies and procedures in accordance with US GAAP.
  • Own the financial close process and all associated processes and reporting to deliver accurate and timely results to the organization to facilitate critical decision making.
  • Develop, implement and maintain the internal systems and financial controls consistent with policies and regulatory guidelines, ensuring compliance with all local, state and federal tax requirements and filings.
  • Lead a team of accounting professionals with responsibilities for the general ledger, tax, payroll, accounts payable, sales audit, treasury, financial reporting, and external audit relationships.
  • Provide leadership, training and development to the team and our financial infrastructure to keep up with the demands of our business.
  • Partner with department leaders to understand key issues and necessary improvements.
  • Understand and document reporting needs, collaborate on operational issues, develop creative solutions in the absence of perfect systems, and provide business guidance and insight through financial reporting.
  • Evaluate opportunities for scale and growth and consider ways to drive efficiency and automation.
  • 10+ years of progressive Accounting experience
  • Public Accounting and CPA qualification preferred
  • Experience across CPG, Retail, or a DTC E–Commerce environment is required
  • Strong leadership and Management skills are required
  • Experience with large ERP systems would be an asset
  • Experience in helping drive toward IPO readiness (a big plus)
Job Offer
Excellent career growth with a competitive salary and great benefits. Great corporate culture!