Controller (40106)

Posted: 11/10/2022

Are you an accounting professional? Palmer Group is partnering with our well-established agricultural client in their search for a Controller. Suppose you have experience managing all aspects of the accounting function and are looking to join a company with a culture of integrity and an entrepreneurial mindset. In that case, this role may be an excellent fit for you! Apply today if the qualifications align with your experience and goals. 


Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the organization’s accounting and financial functions, including managing the monthly financial close, annual audits, accounting staff, and assisting with tax planning/compliance
  • Oversee the accurate entry of all accounting transactions in a timely manner
  • Ensure effective internal controls are in place
  • Coordinate the annual financial audit, including coordinating the timing of interim and year-end field work to ensure audits are completed in a timely manner and accordance with GAAP 
  • Oversee and manage accounting staff to ensure all accounting duties are completed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Lead and provide development opportunities to the accounting department to maintain employee growth and collaboration among team members
  • Assist with tax planning to provide owners and investors with accurate tax estimates
  • Assist with the annual tax preparation and compliance process to ensure returns are filed accurately and timely
  • Monitor changes in both federal and state tax law changes
  • Oversee the treasury process and policies to ensure an appropriate level of controls
  • Manage the banking administration and online access for clients

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA certification is preferred
  • High level of interpersonal, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in agriculture-related industry preferred but not required

Work Model:

  • On-Site