TMX Finance VP, Corporate Controller in Carrollton, Texas
As VP, Corporate Controller, you would lead a vital and collaborative team that works daily to successfully manage the financial aspects of our business. Your leadership, motivational, and development skills would be the foundation of your success. The building blocks would involve successfully overseeing the Accounting Team and its success, working with the CAO to drive organizational strategies impacting the financial statements, and acting as a partner not only to internal business leaders, but also to external auditors and regulatory agencies. Your knowledge of accounting practices and technologies, along with your abilities to recognize and develop team members’ strengths and skills, will establish you as a key leader within the organization.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Accountable for full cycle accounting calendar including monthly, quarterly, and year-end accounting close accuracy and deadlines, leading teams to successful and timeline execution in accordance with GAAP and other Company policies, continuously providing training and working to develop and challenge team members to exceed expectations.
Ensure high quality review processes for journal entry processing, account reconciliations, fluctuation explanations (budget/forecast to actual), internal and external financial reporting, SOX controls, and other analyses required to support assigned balance sheets and related business processes.
Act as a business partner to work cross-functionally with leaders throughout the organization in order to ensure operational success, understand and help build business models, implement tactical and strategic initiatives, and support overall performance and growth, as well as to clearly understand impacts to the Company's financial statements.
Drive continuous business process improvements through the design and implementation of new technologies, overseeing robust and accurate business requirements, reporting, and testing for all system changes impacting Accounting.
Ensure that SOX controls adequately address business and technology risks, and ensure all processes are documented, kept current, and executed in accordance with Company policy, staying apprised of changes in state requirements for existing products or other technology.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university
10+ years of relevant experience in managing accounting functions for a large organization
Full cycle accounting experience through anaylysis and presentation of financial statements
Experience managing in a SOX-compliant environment
Strong knowledge of US GAAP and SEC reporting regulations
Industry management experience, particularly leading a large transaction-oriented team within a Shared Services environment, including responsibility for assessing resource needs and providing business-based recommendations on:
Building teams and hiring
Goal-setting and performance management
Training and development
Achieving objectives through others
Addressing poor performance
Strong organizational, time management, and problem-solving skills
Must demonstrate flexible thinking and ability to work in ambiguity
Demonstrated experience with accomplishing things through others and getting things executed
Must be highly analytical, solutions oriented and see the "big picture"
Excellent technical, verbal, and written communication skills to explain results and proposals across varying levels of experience within the organization
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint
2-5 years at the Controller/Director level
Multi-unit industry experience
Big 4 public accounting experience
Remote management experience
Experience in technical accounting, SEC reporting, indirect taxes, and/or FP&A and business metrics
Experience building teams, managing change and working in an organization experiencing significant growth
System conversion experience
Experience with Great Plains, Oracle, Cognos, ReqLogic, Accruent, DocLink, TrinTech or Management Reporter
The VP, Corporate Controller will be a part of the Accounting Team, a dynamic group comprised of multi-taskers and problem solvers. This team handles all the day-to-day financial reporting and accounting activities for the organization, as well as maintain the appropriate internal controls. To learn more about this team, please visit us at https://www.tmxfinancefamily.com/careers/top-talent/finance/.
To see what's going on in our Company, visit https://www.tmxfinancefamily.com/tmx-talks/.
Standing, walking, sitting, repetitive movements and use of mechanical controls, such as keyboard, are frequently required.
All TMX Finance® Family of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers.
Position ID: 2017-67539