Assistant Controller

  • Location
    Tampa, Florida
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
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Assistant Controller 

A growing manufacturing company is looking for an Assistant Controller in the greater Tampa Bay area. The ideal candidate will have 6+ years of accounting experience, an Accounting Degree, CPA, experience working in a complex industry (multiple entities, foreign entities, M&A integration), and supervisory experience. The Assistant Controller will be responsible for leading the close and consolidated reporting process, audit support, cash management and M&A due diligence, integration work and will oversee client finance and operational accounting staff.

Our client doubled in size over the last five years, and that has prompted more extensive reporting, a tighter close process, and stronger internal controls. This is a fast-paced company, and the role will offer an excellent opportunity to work closely with leadership, collaborate across functions and drive change. Our client also offers extremely competitive base compensation and bonus potential.


The Assistant Controller Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Lead the month-end close and financial reporting process; consistently improve the closing process to increase efficiency
  • Prepare quarterly and annual reporting for investors and banking relationships
  • Manage professional accounting, client finance, and operational accounting staff
  • Responsible for ensuring internal controls
  • Point person on financial statement audit
  • Customized reporting for Senior Leadership
  • Assist in the annual budget and forecasting process


  • 6+ years of progressive accounting experience; blend of public accounting and private industry highly preferred
  • Manufacturing industry experience
  • CPA highly preferred
  • Supervisory experience required
  • Collaborative leadership style

  • If you are interested in this Assistant Controller job in Tampa Bay or other accounting and finance opportunities, please apply now with your resume attached.  

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