Corporate Controller

Key Role:

Oversee all aspects of the firm's accounting functions, including regulatory compliance with accounting standards and practices, general accounting operations, and public company reporting requirements with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other international regulators. Govern and mitigate risk of internal controls over financial reporting subject to the regulations of Sarbanes-Oxley Act Section 404. Maintain responsibility for the vision, leadership, strategic direction, and performance of the controllership function. Oversee the design and execution of financial reporting, revenue accounting, corporate accounting and tax functions and the development and implementation of related systems, controls, procedures and policies. Lead accounting and tax policy and ensure compliance with GAAP and other applicable international rules and laws and will report on and review the periodic accounting results with senior leadership. Maintain responsibility for leading a strong operational and business partnering-oriented organization. Maintain responsibility for accounting, financial and tax data that supports management decision.  Partner with the Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) and the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to develop and implement financial strategies for the company. Collaborate with the CAO to set and enforce accounting policy in addition to working with other departments throughout the organization to develop and implement positions and processes on best practices for the firm. Report directly to the CAO and interface with other senior management team members, internal audit, audit committee of the board of directors, external advisors, independent external auditors, and other stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications:

-15+ years of experience with accounting and financial reporting, including supporting SEC filings and international statutory filings under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

-15+ years of experience as a sitting Controller or Assistant Controller or Big Four Audit Partner

-15+ years of experience with a public company, including a complex, global company

-Experience with acquisition target due diligence and integration

-Experience with leading large teams and managing projects

-Knowledge of all aspects of generally accepted accounting principles, SEC regulations, and the provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

-Ability to build relationships and communicate with peers, subordinates, and executive management

-BA or BS degree in Accounting or Finance

-Certified Public Accountant

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with government contracting a plus

-Experience with implementing and upgrading systems

-Experience with Microsoft Office Suite

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of technological, analytical, organizational, management, and leadership skills

-MA, MS, or MBA degree a plus

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