Assistant Controller

Location: Graniteville, Vermont
Position: Full Time

The Assistant Controller reports to the Division Controller and assist in overseeing accounting operations for Rock of Ages Corporation and its subsidiaries. He / She applies accounting principles to record financial information and prepare financial reports as well as assist the Controller in financial duties including budgeting, financial reporting, and audits.  This position plays a critical role in producing accurate and timely financial information to managers and company headquarters.

  • Perform month-end close functions for assigned entities.
  • Prepare monthly and annual financial statements.
  • Calculate monthly inventory change for all divisions & ensure quality and accuracy.
  • Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations.
  • Maintain fixed asset database for multiple entities and ensure its reconciliation to the general ledger.
  • Ensure quality and accuracy of all entries and prepared reports.
  • Assist operations in the compilation of required production and management reports.
  • Compile financial data for our internal and external audits.
  • Assist Controller in the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts.
  • Ensures application and adherence to accounting policies and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with reporting requirements for sales taxes and other taxes that may apply depending on the region (other than tax returns).
  • Ensure compliance with the various contractual agreements (rental, royalties, etc.).

Job Responsibilities

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 3-5 years relevant experience is an asset
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Dynamics experience a plus
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS
  • A "customer first" positive attitude and team player.
  • Excellent professional communication skills and team worker
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills with consistent accuracy.
  • Thorough, organized, and detail oriented; able to establish priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Independent judgment is necessary to plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload
  • Autonomy
  • Discreet in all matters
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