Assistant Controller

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018303
Date Posted:Sep 13
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Our client, a manufacturing company in the Metro-Detroit area, is seeking an Assistant Controller to add to their growing team. The Assistant Controller will be a key resource to the Corporate Controller and subject matter expert responsible for all aspects of the financial statement and reporting requirements and Securities and Exchange Commission filings (including 10-K, 10-Q, etc.), as well as the Company bank covenant reporting requirements. The position will oversee technical accounting research related to new and proposed accounting standards and support implementation of any new accounting standards. The Assistant Controller also oversees the Corporate Accounting function, as well as supports with the implementation, maintenance and review of global accounting policies, internal controls and corporate policies and procedures.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business or Finance required. Masters of Science in Accountancy or MBA preferred
  • CPA certification required
  • A minimum of 10 - 14 years overall U.S. GAAP accounting and SEC reporting experience with increasing levels of responsibility and management oversight required
  • Big 4 Public accounting experience required
  • Prior corporate financial accounting and reporting/SEC experience
  • Strong organization, problem solving and interpersonal relationship skills
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills/ability to relate to all levels of management
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Office product suite
  • Experience with SAP BPC, Blackline Workiva/WDesk preferred and ERP transaction level accounting preferred

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to

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