The UBM Tech Controller will report to the CFO and will be responsible for directing the accounting and financial controls of the organization. He/she will oversee a team of 5-7 employees directly responsible for all aspects of accounting and finance operations.
: Effective preparation, maintenance and reporting of financial results and analysis across all of UBM Tech.
: Oversee the preparation of financial statements and reports while working side by side with the Assistant Controllers, partnering with the UBM Tech VP Financial Planning and Analysis and Finance Business Managers
: Lead UBM Tech working capital planning and forecasting efforts
: Lead compliance efforts, maintain systems and controls that verify the integrity of all systems, processes and financial data.
: Liaison with Internal Audit on performing and consolidating the UBM Risk Mapping for annual reviews.
: Change agent for initiatives to upgrade the sophistication and capabilities of function and operational systems, processes, operations and technologies
: Management of the process, accuracy and timeliness of the company's financial transactions and reporting operations which includes regulatory and audit compliance.
: Liaison with Corporate UBM Controller and UBM Corporate Tax groups for engagement on Accounting policy and interpretation
: Direct preparation of all corporate financial statements and statistical analyses to meet targeted financial performance
: Building and managing centralized Sales Commission and Bonus program execution
: Management of Accounts Receivable portfolio with the support of Credit and Collection Department and Business Management teams
: Establish and maintain internal and external accounting controls to safeguard company assets.
: Manage all internal and external relationships i.e. internal and external auditors, Accounts Payable and Billing
: Fiduciary of the UBM 401(k) Retirement Plan broadly responsible to oversee the administration of the plan and investment of the plan assets
: Management and development of accounting team to ensure skills meet company needs and objectives
: Oversee and lead the implementation of the Oracle R12 program for UBM Tech business
: Finance executive with 10-15 years of experience and strong technical accounting skills
: Solid experience with general accounting and controls and regulatory compliance
: High level of management reporting and analytical skills
: Proven management and leadership skills with experience in operations management, process improvement and change management
: Outstanding communication skills with the ability to build multi and cross level relationships and successfully manage those relationships in complex and changing work environments
: Bachelor's Degree in accounting or finance; Masters of Business Administration (MBA) or CPA required.
: External audit experience at the Audit Manager or above level highly valued,
: Possesses a global vision and embraces international controllership interest
: Can work independently with little or no supervision
: Experience working with Oracle based programs and Hyperion a plus
: Ability to navigate through a matrix organization and experience working with a global shared services organization for processing.
Leadership & Management Behavioral Competencies
: Strategic business thinker
: Experience with operational restructuring
: Change management agent with experience building improvements in systems and processes.
: Strong drive for results and success; conveys a sense of urgency and drives closure; works well when presented with obstacles and opposition
: A strong leader and manager of people with the ability to attract, retain and develop superior talent
: Fosters collaboration among team members and across organization
: Known for developing and delivering results on a timely basis which includes meeting and communicating milestones and changes; sees projects through to their conclusion
: Energetic and proactive
: Outward facing
: Is seen as a direct, trusted and truthful individual and leader
: Flexible and confident; can easily adjust to schedule and operational changes and shares information freely and confidently
At UBM plc, we invite you to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture and to being a responsible, sustainable business. UBM is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.
UBM Tech serves the entire value chain of professional communities that comprise the global technology sector - Electronics, Game & Software Development, Channel and Business Technology. Based in San Francisco, UBM Tech represents more than 18 million professionals that rely upon its business information resources and 10,000+ clients that leverage its expert marketing and media services. UBM Tech go-to-market brands include events such as Game Development Conference and Black Hat, online media properties such as CRN, EETimes and InformationWeek, and services such as HDI and IPED. Contact
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