Assistant Controller

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020183
Date Posted:Apr 5
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller

Multi-site manufacturer, based in the Detroit Metro area is in search of an Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller. The position will report directly to the Corporate Controller.

The following roles/responsibilities will be within position scope:

  • Evaluate financial issues and data.
  • Provide analysis and other support to various members of the management team.
  • Assist in preparation of month end financial presentations, including performing variance analysis.
  • Provide commentary for significant variances.
  • Provide recommendations on business decisions such as pricing.
  • Periodically measure the performance of past decisions.
  • Gather supporting documentation and post journal entries.
  • Assist with monthly and year-end closings, including preparation of month-end financial statements.
  • Perform G/L account reconciliations, including identifying, evaluating, and resolving reconciling items.
  • Analyzes changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services.
  • Prepare job costing analysis.
  • Analyze Work in Process and Inventory Costing.
  • Ad hoc reporting and analysis as needed.

Prerequisite Experience/Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree - Accounting or Finance Major
  • Experience with financial (ERP) system – Epicor is required
  • 5+ years of accounting experience
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Ability to work with multiple levels of the organization from plant floor to executive board
  • Demonstrated high level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others
  • Strong self-starting initiative and innovative attitude

This position provides excellent opportunity for career growth in an established organization still defining its structure, processes and policies


  • Competitive benefits
  • Base compensation commensurate with experience

Our client wants to begin interviews quickly. If you are interested, please email your resume in a “Word” format in CONFIDENCE to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position. At Venteon, our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering and IT talent in the industry today.