We are looking for an exceptionally talented, bright and highly motivated Controller to join and contribute to our fast growing, international, privately held entrepreneurial driven company.
We are a payment solutions company, focused on innovative, yet simple-to-use products in the emerging prepaid, travel and mobile point-of-sale markets around the world. We design, develop and manage payment products for new or growing markets, using our own proprietary payments processing technology platform, leveraging global partnerships for distribution.
Reporting to the CFO the Controller will lead the accounting, tax and treasury functions across the global organization. The Controller will provide management with the information vital to the decision making process, manage costs and continually assess the accounting operations offering recommendations for improvement and implementation of new process. The Controller will also evaluate accounting and internal control systems, performance metrics, oversee regulatory reporting, coordinate the activities of external auditors, hire, train and retain competent accounting staff.
Acts as the lead accounting executive for the company on a worldwide basis.
Supervision and leadership of Region Controllers and accounting staff
Development and monitoring of key financial performance indicator
Lead the monthly financial close process
Direct all operational accounting functions; accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger, balance sheet reconciliations & reviews
Consolidate the Company’s overseas subsidiaries
Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements
Analyze results and prepare management/BoD/Investor reporting packages
Prepare and manage federal and state tax filings
Management of Treasury functions including monitoring bank activities, managing liquidity and forecasting cash flows
Developing and maintaining accounting policies to comply with U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Development and maintenance of strong internal control environment
Lead and coordinate external audits
Ensure compliance with regulatory reporting
Must be highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and meet tight deadlines.
Strong analytical skills
Must be an excellent communicator (oral and written) and possess strong facilitation and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work collaboratively across various functions of the organization
Ability to lead and manage change, inspire team to accept change and impart a sense of urgency to achieve aggressive business objectives
Strong technical competency in U.S. GAAP and internal controls
Bachelor’s degree in accounting and current CPA
At least 10 years of experience in accounting and minimum 5 years as Controller
Prior work experience in public accounting is preferred
Experience with a company that has global/multi country operations preferred
Managing multiple entities across various geographies
MS Dynamics Great Plains preferred
Austin, TX, US
Omidyar Networks - 10 months ago