VP/Director of Finance
Spokane, WA, USA | Robert Half International
Industry:HR / Recruitment Services
Job Description:129 people have viewed this job
Our well-established and highly respected aerospace manufacturer company is seeking a solid hands on Director of Finance / Controller professional to the team who is analytical, technical and enjoys the cyclical accounting process . This role will report to the CFO out of state.
Position Director of Finance / Controller
Finance and Accounting
Experience with more than 1 ERP Accounting System - Preferably 1 full implementation if less experience.
Manufacturing Operation background.
History of Cost Accounting role at some point in career
Demonstrate COGS Section of Income Statement (Over/Under Absorption)
Transactions other than COS – Slow Inventory, Forward Loss Analysis, Lower of Cost or Market
Understanding of MRP from a scheduling / GL effect to Transaction stream
Understanding of more than 1 costing method
Auditing Experience is a plus
Clear philosophy about inventory and job costing
• Focus on Keeping Stockrooms 100% accurate / Test Transaction streams for Costing Accuracy
• Focus on Accuracy of Transaction stream for Job Costing and emphasize process accuracy /
Cycle Counts for Stockroom accuracy
History working in Multi-company / Matrix Supervision with dotted lines
Importance of Cash Flow - Solutions of A/R collections & Inventory reduction schemes
Capital Investment Analysis
Continuous Improvement methods
Demonstrated supervisory experience
Management / Project management skills. Demonstrated background of meeting deadlines, Process Mapping
Ability to operate as a "KEY" member of a diversified Management Team
Chief Advisor to company President on 0perational and Financial issues.
Problem Solver not a Score Keeper approach
View of Role as Service Position first
Model personal obligation of Fiduciary duty to protect stockholder's investment
Obligation of subordinate development (nurturing)
Ownership of every problem detected & obligation to offer solutions
Cop when necessary - no fear to act
Full Disclosure at earliest possible point
Integrity - High Moral Standard - Sense of Fairness
Provide training to all other managers on Key Measures and Profit Motive
Work Ethic - understanding that your paycheck comes from output of production workers, Lead by example
5 Years plus in Accounting Leadership Role (Controller or above)
Job Costing - Aerospace Background should receive preference
Manufacturing as emphasis in job history - Multiple Industry exposure a plus
CPA preferred, MBA is a plus
College Grade Point average of no less than 3.0+
Willingness to travel
Upward mobility is available for the person who is looking to climb the corporate ladder with time and tenure.
Competitive salary, excellent benefits and located in a central location!
Interviews will take place by the week of 11/18 in Spokane, WA
Cost - Basis,
Cost - Direct,
Cost - Job,
Cost - Process,
Cost - Product Development,
Cost - Standard,
Annual Financial Reporting,
Corporate Financial Planning,
External Financial Reports,
Financial Statement Preparation,
Monthly Financial Close,
Monthly Financial Reporting,
CPA, CPA Designation,
MBA, Comparable ERP,
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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