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Our client in the retail industry is looking for a Controller to join their team in the San Fernando Valley.


Job Description:

  • Oversee daily accounting functions
  • Review balance sheets, journal entries and reconciliations
  • Manage the closing processes and cash flow
  • Monitor revenue and expenses, including collections
  • Prepare financial statements in an accurate and timely manner
  • Manage financial analysis, including recommendations
  • Prepare operational analysis and reports
  • Oversee consolidations, payroll, tax and audit preparations
  • Manage the budgeting process
  • Prepare reports for management
  • Communicate regularly with internal and external constituents
  • Ensure compliance with controls, requirements, policies and procedures
  • Review and implement improvements to controls, processes, policies and procedures
  • Keep abreast of functional and industry trends, developments, regulations and best practices; draft memos as needed
  • Participate in professional development and networking activities
  • Supervise, train and manage accounting staff
  • Other duties and special projects as needed



  • CPA preferred
  • Experience in the consumer products, retail or related industries preferred
  • Strong background in general ledger accounting and related processes
  • Proven experience managing an accounting team
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP
  • Proficient with accounting software and the Microsoft Office Suite, including strong Excel skills
  • Strong management, analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving, research and organization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to communicate with professionals at all levels
  • Able to communicate complex information to a variety of audiences
  • Able to manage competing priorities with accuracy and efficiency
  • Able to work both independently and collaborate as part of a team
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Personable and professional attitude
  • Detail, deadline and goal-oriented
  • A team player and team builder
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-motivated



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field and a minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience, including at least 2 years at the manager level


If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to resumes@century-group.com and include the following in the subject line: 16850 – Controller.

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Job# 16850
Los Angeles


Controller/ Director




Up to $120k