Business Unit Controller

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020549
Date Posted:Jun 15
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
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Our client is a local well-established company that is a leader within their industry. The company is seeking a qualified and highly motivated Business Unit Controller.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Manage company’s Finance Department and IT Department to effectively meet business plan targets
  • Maintain internal and external financial reporting system.
  • Preparation of annual business plan.
  • Prepare monthly financial review packages for parent company and staff with clear explanation and understanding of variances.
  • Participate in all planning, budgeting, and forecasting activities based on past, present and expected operations activity.
  • Coordinate year-end audit.
  • Prepare reports required by regulatory agencies. Ensure federal, state, and local tax compliance and filings are completed timely.
  • Review/prepare monthly account reconciliations.
  • Develop employees supervised and conduct employee performance reviews.
  • Perform Return-On-Investment reviews for all new products. Perform cost analysis for project teams as needed/requested. Complete review of all new products released for correct cost and approved price.
  • Participate in pricing reviews for all products / customers.
  • Maintain a strong internal control environment.
  • Support cross-functional team approach to projects and problem solving.
  • Ensure department meets any criteria associated with certification for the quality management system program.
  • Actively participate in Lean/Kaizen events with the company’s Operations team
  • Complete ad-hoc requests from BU President and Corporate Finance team.
  • Must be willing to travel to and from production facility in Washtenaw County to Southfield HQ.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA preferred.
  • CPA license preferred.
  • At least 5-7 years of experience in accounting and financial operations, including 2-5 years management experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage sensitive and confidential situations with tact, professionalism, and diplomacy. Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Excellent salary ($130K-$145K) - commiserates with experience.
  • Includes an annual bonus of 15%
  • Excellent Company paid benefits.

If you are a high performer that 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.

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.

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