A growing equipment manufacturer has an immediate need for a Finance Director familiar with generally accepted accounting procedures; both US GAAP and IFRS to join the team and work out of the Illinois corporate location. The Director of Finance will lead initiatives to drive and measure process improvements for the operating units within the company. Also, this position leads an accounting and finance team in support of profitable, efficient business operations.
Responsible for all finance and accounting transactions related to general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, fixed assets, budgeting, cost accounting and cash management.
Ensure effective internal controls are in place and maintain compliance with applicable federal & state regulatory laws and rules for financial and tax reporting.
Manage cost accounting and inventory control including valuation.
Compile and analyze monthly financial results to explain variations from budget/forecast. Perform forecasting and make recommendations for changes to meet business goals.
Direct and review budgets, strategic planning, acquisitions and divestitures, operations planning/analysis and implement policies and procedures.
Build and manage a competent and engaged finance and accounting team (8+ team members).
As a member of the core management team and a key business partner, advise other functional managers by providing financial analysis, planning, decision making and control.
Identify opportunities to improve processes and productivity, implement initiatives for business improvement to ensure the organization meets its goals.
Provide oversight and coordination of operating reports and statutory filings, establish, and maintain financial controls.
Why should you consider this Director of Finance position?
Great opportunity to join a great company in our USA headquarters
This position reports directly to the CFO, a 20-year veteran with our company
This is a strategic level role that will work cross functionally with sales, marketing, operations, and accounting/finance
Join a world leading equipment manufacturer that is poised for great growth
Compensation: A base salary in the $150 - $200 range DOE, plus bonus opportunity will be provided.
Benefits: Full benefits and retirement, relocation assistance, and paid vacation
Desired Location: The qualified Director of Finance will need to be willing to live in the Chicago area.
At Rupp Performance Management, our goal is to help Equipment Industry Organizations build winning teams. If this role isn't quite the right fit for you, but you know someone that you think would be great for this opportunity, or others that we may have, please reach out at email@example.com. We provide up to a $500 referral bonus for individuals that are referred, and we place with our clients.
*Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for this exciting opportunity.
* Manufacturing experience
* 10+ years Financial Accounting Leadership Experience