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Assistant Controller

Date Posted: 8/3/2022

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Job Description

Direct Hire Assistant Controller Opening- $95k - $110K 
Onsite Schedule in Duluth, GA!!!



This role is primarily responsible for planning, organizing directing, and controlling the accounting and control function of the organization. Ideal for someone who has a proven track record of success, is results driven, and has fantastic analytical skills. The Assistant Controller is a direct hire opportunity offering a salary of $95,000 to $110,000K and long-term career growth for qualified candidates.


Open Position: Assistant Controller
Annual Salary: $95K - $110K base salary
Location: Duluth, GA
Work Schedule/Hours: Onsite 8:00am-5:00pm, M-F
Duration: Direct Hire Permanent


Key Responsibilities as the Assistant Controller:

  • Prepares a complete financial statement monthly according to company guidelines and within each manufacturer's format and time frame
  • Interprets the financial statement and the daily operating control (DOC) regularly and informs the Controller/CFO/General Manager of developing trends
  • Prepares budgets by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data; recommending plans
  • Participates in the preparation of short- and long-term financial forecasts for the dealership
  • Provides department managers with detailed financial and management reports
  • Maintains an effective cash management system that forecasts cash funds and makes recommendations for the profitable use of excess cash
  • Directs assessment of depreciation rates to apply to capital assets
  • Reviews the general ledger and scheduled accounts. Notes any unusual entries and investigates
  • Reviews the reconciliation of general ledger accounts with outside sources to ensure proper bank reconciliation, reserve accounts, factory payable, and floor plan payable
  • Stays abreast of tax code revisions and advises general management regarding any operational adjustments needed to accommodate revisions
  • Ensures compliance with all applicable government finance regulations, including but not limited to filing and/or maintaining of required forms, payroll taxes and deposits, income taxes, retirement plan records,
  • Administers a loss review program and maintains loss reserves for liabilities and trade receivables
Critical Experience for Success:
  • Prior Assistant Controller experience REQUIRED
  • Financial Reporting for public or private companies, including full suite of financial statements under GAAP
  • Fluency of ERP and financial accounting platforms

Critical Competencies for Success
  • Result driven and speed for execution
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strategic planning
  • Analytical skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Keen ability to understand the industry and current events
  • The ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • People management skills
  • Comprehension of enterprise compliance implications
  • Forecasting and planning skills
  • Collaboration with supporting roles in the Company
  • Passion to help team members and customers
  • Reliable and organized; follows through on commitments
  • Enjoys being part of the team
  • BIG thinker with detailed execution
  • Strong communicator, both verbal and written
  • Trust worthy, willing to be held accountable and operate with the highest level of integrity

Experience and Education:
  • BS/BA degree required; Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience
  • 5-7+ years leadership experience in a
    To apply please email your resume to kmitchell@ledgent.com

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:Duluth, GA
  • Job Type:Accounting
  • Experience:Not Specified
  • Education:Not Specified
  • Date Posted:8/3/2022
  • Contact: Kehr Mitchell (770) 951-1464
  • Pay Range: $95,000.00 - $110,000.00 Annually
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Job Reference: JO-2208-170836