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PrincePerelson & Associates Chief Financial Officer - CFO in Salt Lake City, Utah

CFO [Manufacturing]

Salt Lake City, UT

Our client, one of the most widely recognized and award-winning manufacturing companies based in Salt Lake City (with a national presence), has an immediate need for a talented and strategic financial business partner to dive in and immediately apply their leadership talents, superior analytical skills and entrepreneurial spirt to assist the company CEO and executive team with exciting short and long-term accelerated growth plans.

This hands-on Chief Financial Officer will have general oversight for all accounting operations to ensure the application of appropriate internal controls and financial procedures to safeguard the accuracy and integrity of the company’s financial reporting process. This will require prior experience in a dynamic and versatile Controller position, exceptional leadership skills in managing an ambitious accounting team, and very active role in the application of complex cost accounting principles, cash flow planning, FP&A and financial reporting. Extremely competitive compensation, equity incentives, benefits and bonus targets offered to the right candidate.

Key Responsibilities of the CFO:

  • Ensure timeliness and accuracy of all financial management reporting data for the executive leadership team and other key parties.

  • Oversee the preparation and communication of monthly and annual financial statements.

  • Work with Human Resources to ensure appropriate legal compliance and provide ongoing review and controls of the payroll process.

  • Oversee the timely completion of month-end and annual close processes.

  • Review all month-end closing activities including general ledger accounts and account reconciliations.

  • Working closely with the Sr. Cost Accountant, ensure product costs are accurately captured and maintained.

Requirements of the CFO:

  • BS Degree in Accounting or Finance required, preference for CPA/ CMA candidates

  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ prior experience as a Financial Controller, preferably in manufacturing

  • Strong hands-on knowledge and application of cost accounting principles in a manufacturing environment, with a firm knowledge and understanding of GAAP

  • Tech savvy with strong ERP systems experience, preferably Microsoft Dynamics NAV

  • Confident, executive presence with the ability to manage, mentor and motivate a team

PrincePerelson & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we do not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States.

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