Salary Mid-Point: $170,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Company: Corporate Controller

Industry: Service Industry

Compensation: $170,000 + Bonus

Location: Near western Chicago suburbs

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Interviews Start: Week of December 24

Key Requirements and Preferences:

- Hands on Technical Leader (not just a people manager)

- Strong Technical Accounting Skills (CFO is the FP&A Leader, not an accountant)

- Strong Excel Skills (currently most processes are manual)

- Highly Motivated (take ownership of Corporate Accounting and Reporting)

- Lead Team of 14 (9 direct reports; 5 indirect reports = report to Accounting Manager)

Note: Most of team has been there less than 1 year, and they are doing a good job.  Need a leader to continue turnaround and take team to the next level.

- CPA is not required

- Open on years of experience as long as candidate is high energy and can motivate the team

- Must work well with Operations

Additional Company Information:

- Ongoing turnaround situation so overtime expected for the next 6 - 12 months until turnaround is complete.

- Company uses an older version of Oracle for ERP system and Hyperion Essbase for financial reporting.  Also has Business Objects (SAP).

- Budget includes upgrade or change in ERP system but this may not happen in 2019 as the priority is to complete turnaround and then make decisions on internal investment

- Company plans to grow organically, also potentially through M&A and also through potential new customers from other portfolio companies

For immediate consideration, please email your resume in Word format to Cameron Wall