Financial Controller

Digilock - Petaluma, CA



We are a Bay Area manufacturing company with a strong focus on innovation, design and technology who is looking for a detail oriented Controller to direct and oversee all financial activities of the business, including preparation of current financial reports, summaries and forecasts for future business growth and economic outlook. As a Controller, you will be responsible for developing and administering the company’s overall financial policies and functions to include all accounting, budget, credit, insurance, and tax matters.


You are a business-minded leader with solid accounting experience and a history of working with senior management to increase net profit through effective financial management strategies. You will have expert knowledge of financial processes and procedures to develop strategies by forecasting capital, facilities and staff requirement to identify monetary resources, and develop action plans. You have strong communication skills to be a strategic partner to the CEO and Board of Directors.


In this role, you will guide financial decisions by developing, monitoring, and enforcing internal and domestic financial policies and procedures per GAAP. You will manage international income tax preparation and planning, transfer pricing analysis and planning, and audit preparation for financial statement reporting and government agencies, as necessary. You will monitor financial performance by measuring and analyzing results, initiate corrective actions and minimizing the impact of variances. You will develop a reliable cash flow projection process and reporting mechanism. You will be responsible for financial operations including all accounting, FP&A, payroll, tax accounting, compliance, and cash management. Financial reconciliation and consolidation with multiple international subsidiaries. Analyze General Ledger movements and audit for consistency. Review line items, accounts and reports. Implement process improvements for efficiency and strategic initiatives.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required (Master’s preferred)
  • CPA certification required
  • 5+ years’ experience in accounting in a manufacturing environment
  • Must have prior experience with International Accounting
  • Controller experience is a must
  • Tax knowledge at the local, state, federal and foreign levels
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Financial acumen with GAAP and significant analytical skills
  • Strong attention to detail and teamwork

We offer a competitive salary, a good benefits package, and a casual, friendly environment. Highlights of our current benefits package include medical, dental/vision, 401k, gym reimbursement, paid vacation, paid sick leave, and a generous holiday schedule with pay.

Qualified candidates: Please email your cover letter and resume, along with your compensation requirements. We will not review resumes without compensation requirements.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your interest!

Job Type: Full-time


  • accounting: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Global Accounting: 1 year (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Petaluma, CA (Preferred)


  • A valid CPA CMA or other related accounting designation (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous