Full Job Description
About Current Media Group:
Current Media Group (CMG) is a collection of direct mail and online brands offering products direct to consumer. We are well-known for products ranging from fun and trendy gifts to stationery and personalized gifts. Many of our unique and creative cards and gifts are designed and manufactured at our Colorado Springs, CO location.
We are eagerly looking for a Controller with solid GAAP knowledge, analytical skills and the ability to navigate in a dynamic environment. This position will report directly to the Chief Executive Officer.
This position will be responsible for not only the general oversight of the company finances but also will work with the Executive leaders to give strategic insight. We are looking for someone who will be able to investigate and understand the flow of the business to validate accuracy of numbers from various departments. This individual will oversee three members of the finance staff consisting of one A/P Rep, an Accountant, and general A/R.
Analyze and project income statements/balance sheets and various other accounting statements and reports.
Analyze financial records and complete reconciliations of financial components such as Inventory, A/R, A/P, Cashflow and General Ledgers for month-end close process.
Prepare budgets and forecasts by working with all levels of the company.
Make recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, fixed assets and expenditures.
Prepare, review and verify journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
Conduct special studies and develop recommended accounting methods and procedures.
Coordinate accounting matters with other departments, locations and divisions.
Supervise many of the daily accounting and support tasks of team members.
Provide guidance, training and advice to team members.
Ability to prepare and present financial results to the Executive Team/Ownership.
Investigate numbers from various areas that encompass COGS, inventory, etc. to ensure accuracy in reporting and budgeting.
Possess high level of Excel skills, with the ability to work with multiple complex spreadsheets, pivot tables and data analysis.
Requires an Accounting or Finance Degree. CPA a plus.
Minimum of 8+ years of related/relevant professional experience.
Possess and apply a broad knowledge of accounting principles, practices and procedures.
Manufacturing experience preferred. Cost Accounting a plus.
Proficient with ERP systems.
SAP experience a plus.