Company Controller 3 years experience required

Value Added Products - Alva, OK



Administrative Office Position

Reports To: Chief Executive Officer

FLSA Status: Exempt

Job Overview

The Controller at VAP is responsible for directing the company’s financial planning and accounting practices, as well as its relationship with lending institutions, shareholders, and the financial community.

Duties & Responsibilities

Provides information requested by the CEO;

Responsible for all the daily sales activities of the company and insures all transactions are posted, balanced, and accounted for;

Manages the cash and insures all cash is accounted for and balanced daily;

Guide financial decisions by applying company policies and procedures to current economic landscape;

Help develop and support short and long-term operational strategies;

Supervises all accounting duties, related activities, and procedures to include accounts payable, accounts receivables, general ledger, payroll, inventory, capital expenditures, etc. Insures that all subsidiary accounts are balanced to the general ledger. Insures that all related source documents (invoices, sales receipts, deposits, invoices, etc.) are accounted for and properly filed;

Insures that all tax liabilities that have been incurred by the company are properly reported and filed within the guidelines and reporting periods of each government agency;

Prepares accurate and timely financial statements recording all the necessary payables, receivables, and any other accruals;

Assists management and management staff in the analysis of the financial statements including the monitoring and performance of each profit center. Analyzes performance to budget, to last year and prior years to help in developing trend analysis. Reports any market conditions or other circumstances that influenced the financial performance of the company;

Assists management in preparing pro-formas on potential opportunities that the company may be considering;

Assists management in compiling and preparing budget statements for all company profit centers;

Monitors, audits, and reconciles all balance sheet accounts. Records all transactions to the capital accounts as directed by the board of directors;

Insures that all the necessary internal controls are in place, monitored, and functioning;

Possess the adequate computer skills to perform the necessary duties of the CFO.

Provides the necessary training, guidance and professional experience to the accounting and management staff;

Other duties as assigned by CEO,

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university in accounting or business administration; or equivalent combination of education and experience as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Excellent computer operation skills with good working knowledge of accounting software, spreadsheet software, word processing software, and inventory software.
  • Unquestioned integrity and total commitment to quality in all things
  • General office etiquette and a professional and polite demeanor
  • Ability to work with others and coordinate on projects
  • Desire to continually learn and improve
  • Independent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Practices high level of maintaining confidentiality.

Physical Demands & Working Conditions

The Controller position is primarily performed indoors in the administrative offices of VAP. These job tasks are sedentary and completed at the computer therefore the employee would need to be able to sit for extended periods of time and use their hands and fingers to handle and feel the keyboard keys and mouse. The employee is required to talk and hear to perform this job. Occasionally, the employee will be required to stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The noise level in the office is usually low to moderate. Employees in the administrative offices work closely in the office and must be able to cooperate and communicate well with one another. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Reasonable accommodations can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job at the employee’s request with doctor’s orders.

Performance Standards

The Controller will be evaluated against performance factors including quality of performance, productivity, customer service, and more. The employee performs quality work that is accurate and completed in a timely manner and meets set deadlines. The employee treats customers and other employees with respect and has an overall professional attitude in the workplace. The employee is dependable and trustworthy with confidential company information.

Continuing Education Requirements

The Controller must annually review any changes to insurance, labor, or tax laws that will affect the business practices at VAP. The employee must attend training as directed by VAP, including any after-hours training. The employee is expected to stay up to date on changing regulations, laws, and best practices as part of their normal duties.


Duties and responsibilities listed in this document are not exhaustive. The contents of this job description may change based on the needs of the company. VAP is an equal employment opportunity employer. This job description in no way alters employment-at-will and is not a guarantee of employment now or in the future.


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Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $56,000.00 to $76,000.00 /year


  • COOP organization: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Accounting: 3 years (Required)
  • Office Management: 1 year (Preferred)


  • 2101 College Blvd, Alva, OK (Required)


  • A valid CMA or other related accounting designation (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Professional development assistance

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction

This Job Is:

  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks - learn more at