Assistant Controller-San Marcos

Berry Aviation Inc. - San Marcos, TX

Assistant Controller- San Marcos

About Us
Berry Aviation, Inc. (BAI) is a trusted leader in private aviation, with a portfolio of services that includes Government, Private Charter, Scheduled and On-Demand Freight, Maintenance, and FBO operations. BAI was formed in 1983 in Austin, Texas. Shortly thereafter, in 1987, BAI extended its aviation services by becoming a Department of Defense CARB Approved Air Carrier with worldwide operating authority and has provided specialty aviation services to various branches of the U.S. Military and other U.S. Government organizations. BAI conducts CONUS and OCONUS operations with a fleet of over 31 aircraft, with past and current OCONUS operations including, Hawaii, Marshall Islands, Johnston Island, Afghanistan, Peru, and Africa.

Our customers include all branches of the U.S. Military, Fortune 500 companies, NASCAR teams, and other Part 135 and 121 Air Carriers. BAI has twice been awarded the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Award for Excellence. BAI has grown into a dynamic, customer-focused company with the knowledge, experience and manpower to operate on short notice with turnkey safe aviation services. All flight operations are conducted by comprehensively trained and experienced pilots working closely alongside our 24-hour dispatch personnel to maintain a thorough emphasis on safety and on-time arrivals.

We are experiencing continued success and growth as BAI is always expanding our operations into new markets. Services are provided with the utmost security and safety measures.

Berry Aviation, Inc. is a privately held certified small business employing approximately 200+ employees. Today the corporate headquarters that oversees the worldwide operation is located at the San Marcos Municipal Airport (KHYI) 1807 Airport Drive San Marcos, TX 78666.

Mission Statement
"To continuously raise the bar for safety and customer satisfaction while demonstrating an uncommon ability to execute under the most challenging circumstances and the most difficult client requirements".

This is a new role as a result of growth for Berry Aviation Inc. This role is located in our corporate office, San Marcos, TX. This role requires general accounting and finance leadership in a matrix-type environment. Duties include, but are not limited to the preparation, review and analysis of financial reports and operations. Incumbent will coordinate accounting matters with other departments. Must have attention to detail, relevant business and financial acumen and technology savvy. This is a long-term growth and reward opportunity for the right candidate.

1. Leadership of BAI’s General Accounting and Finance practices and reporting deliverables
2. Coordination and Audit of BAI monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting close process and cycles
3. Create, Implement and Maintain BAI’s Financial, Budgetary and Variance review and analysis processes
4. Coordinate Payroll, State, Local and some international tax reporting and compliance
5. Research and document accounting, finance, state, federal, and international accounting and tax inquires and provide sound recommendations for the CFO and management
6. Account analysis and reconciliations
7. Work independently with limited supervision but as part of a team; exceeds deadlines
8. Ability to interface with senior management

Minimum years of experience necessary to perform essential functions of the job:
Five or more, required
ERP, G/L and Expense Software Implementation
Full Charge P&L Prep and Delivery
Some Loan and Banking Expertise – Desired
Some Government Contract Accounting – Desired

Minimum education level to perform essential functions of the job:
Required - Bachelor’s degree; major accounting or finance

Unique skills or certifications needed to perform essential functions of the job:
Accounting or Finance degree; CPA preferred
Government Service Accounting Experience, desired
Acquisition/Sell-Offs Accounting and Financial Analysis, desired
Sage ERP G/L, Corridor Software experience, a plus

Berry Aviation, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship. All conditions and privileges of employment are administered to all employees without discrimination or harassment because of race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, special disabled veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. The Company will comply fully with all applicable state or local fair employment laws that forbid discrimination or harassment on the basis of other protected characteristics.

All new employees will be required to verify employment eligibility in accordance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act. Berry Aviation participates in E-Verify.

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