We're running an Online Hiring Tournament on March 3rd to hire Group Controllers ($200K/yr).
This event will include all testing for the role. Upon grading the deliverables from the event, we will set up qualified candidates with an interview with the hiring manager.
This tournament will be hosted for our client ESW Capital, who will be hiring the Group Controllers who win this tournament. A little more information about the role:
The Group Controller is responsible for the end to end accounting, consolidation, reporting, debt covenant compliance and audit for a portfolio of 50+ companies within the family of ESW Capital Group. You will manage the team of Controllers, that accounting managers with responsibility for day to day accounting report to. You will be responsible for the audits of your portfolio companies and the relationship with auditors. You will lead a virtual team of 3-5 Controllers and liaise with other finance teams including P2P, O2C, FP&A and business managers. You will have a never-ending focus on process improvement, productivity, automation and ensuring timeliness and accuracy of portfolio company financial statements.
Education and work history/experience
Big 4 trained accountant, preferably to audit manager level with a recognized professional qualification
Experience managing a complex group audit - Big 4 or client side
Team / Project management experience, metric-driven process implementation experience.
Extensive US GAAP exposure, ASC 606 implementation experience a bonus
M&A accounting experience, including complex multi-currency consolidations
Extensive experience with large-scale ERP systems - Netsuite and/or Intacct a bonus
Proven team leader with ability to work to tight deadlines in a faced-paced environment
Desired: Advanced level of accounting knowledge French GAAP, French VAT, payroll and tax accounting.
Core skills and capabilities
You are a superior technical accountant who is not afraid to dig into details to figure things out
You know what a top tier finance organization looks like and you insist on that standard
You are a clear communicator with excellent written and verbal communication skills
You are well organized and resourceful, as well as an effective, proactive problem solver
You are skilled at getting individuals and teams to perform at a higher level and to embrace change
We recommend that you attend the tournament instead of applying online, as our tournament process will be much faster.
Register at the green button, where we'll ask you some brief questions about your background. Webinar address and test platform link will be sent to confirmed candidates.
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