Accounting Leadership Position (0188)

Application Status: Open

Location: Westminster, Maryland

Responsibilities:

  • Help CFO lead a department of 10 accounting/IT team
  • Help manage the accuracy and productivity of day to day activities of accounts payable, cash disbursements, perpetual inventory integrity, fixed asset records, general & entity accounting
  • Help provide financial analysis tools to evaluate company ventures or special projects, programs, capital expenditures, product costing, etc. when necessary
  • Help with the production of the annual budget and forecasts; provide financial analyses as needed, specifically for capital investments
  • Help provide warm leadership environment among the accounting/IT department staff; this includes coaching, training, and team building
  • Recommend process and procedure improvements in coordination with the CFO
  • Interface with outside audit firms, banks and lessors, casualty/liability insurance agents, credit card companies, and collection agencies
  • Provide proactive positive interactions with related divisions and companies.
  • Help CFO develop, improve and issue timely monthly financial records for four division leadership teams
  • Provide good communication to these groups of “internal customers” regarding accounting and business issues
  • Supporting CFO in her efforts to continuously improve accounting processes and procedures among the four operating divisions and the “internal customers” who operate them; this includes coaching training, and team building as well
  • Teaching “internal customers” best practices and improvements in daily accounting activities at their remote locations
  • Some travel by car is necessary between locations (most are within 15 minutes to 1 hour away from our main office in Westminster)
  • Learn & assume any other administrative duties assigned by the CFO

Preferred Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field and/or equivalent experience
  • Great Plains software experience
  • Ability to calculate figures related to bookkeeping, budgets, statistical analysis, and ROI projections
  • Ideally, successful candidate will live in Carroll County (but not required)