Current Opportunities

Controller; $120-145k+bonus

Description:

Rapidly growing franchise organization is seeking a Controller to lead the development of the accounting and finance organization through a period of significant growth. This individual must have an entrepreneurial spirit and the flexibility to be extremely hands on and yet see the long-term big picture to build a scalable organization.

Location: Atlanta, GA 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Management oversight of the daily operations of the accounting function. This includes active, hands-on management of the general ledger and monthly close process, payroll, treasury, accounts payable, and coordinate of tax and audit
  • Implement and document a system of accounting policies and procedures
  • Develop and maintain budgets, forecast and key financial KPI reporting.
  • Oversee the annual audit.
  • Oversee that all local, state and federal filings requirement are met.
  • Work in conjunction with the CEO to provide strategic support.
  • Develop strong working relationships and work closely with operations and marketing

Qualified Candidates should possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business administration and/or a strong knowledge of GAAP accounting required;
  • CPA is required.
  • 6+ years or progressive responsibility in accounting
  • A combination of previous Big 4 and corporate accounting experience is strongly preferred.
  • Strong fundamental analytics and communication skills, including an ability to derive and communicate key conclusions from large data sets.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Franchise experience and/or multi-unit retail experience is a plus.
  • Experience working in a private equity backed company is a plus.
  • Must be flexible for some travel during early stages of the role.

Please email resume to Amy Dresser– adresser@hkasearch.com