Financial Controller

Premier Brands of America
Mount Vernon
Oct 07, 2016
Oct 25, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Financial Controller - Premier Brands of America, a consumer products company located in lower Westchester County NY, is seeking a Controller to join our growing company. Premier markets over 125 different products to national retailers such as Wal-Mart, CVS & Kroger. This is a unique, high-quality opportunity to join a dynamic organization which values a positive company culture and work-life balance. The Controller provides leadership and direction to the Finance department while actively participating in the development of corporate strategic initiatives and process improvements. Responsibilities:Broad financial leadership and management of staff (A/R, A/P, etc.)Oversight of daily, monthly and yearly accounting and reportingAnalysis & reporting of financial statementsManagement of financial planning processes & analyses of capital investments and pricing decisionsLiaising with external CPA firmMaintaining a documented system of accounting policies and proceduresManage outsourced functions (banking, insurance, etc.) Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance3+ years of relevant accounting experience??? consumer products/manufacturing is preferredStrong attention to detail, analytical thinking and problem solving skillsExcellent written and verbal communication - and a passion for businessTech savvy / strong PC skillsPossess knowledge and use of enterprise resource planning (ERP) or materials requirement planning (MRP) software. Specific knowledge of Exact Macola software, is a plusMust be both strategic and "hands on" with a focus on innovation and process improvement Premier is easily accessible by car, subway and Metro-North train.

Company Description:

Premier Brands of America is a major manufacturer and marketer of private label and branded health & beauty aid

products. The company has achieved success for 40 years through a passion for quality, efficiency and innovation.

Premier offers more than 100 products in its ever expanding line to more than 50,000 drug, mass and supermarket

locations across North America.