TITLE: DIRECTOR OF FINANCE/CONTROLLER
LOCATION: FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
SALARY: $125,000 + 20% BONUS OPPORTUNITY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
INDUSTRY: WINE & SPIRITS IMPORTER AND BRAND OWNER
POSITION SUMMARY: Wine and Spirits Company, which is a subsidiary of a European public company, responsible for business conducted in the United States and surrounding areas, has undergone a change in management over the past year and is building a new team for the future. This position reports to the Treasurer/Regional Chief Financial Officer and has frequent interactions with the accounting staff at the parent company.
Position can evolve into VP Finance with added responsibility including HR, administration and IT.
Supervise accounting team of three.
Review monthly closings, prepare financial statements and monthly reporting packages to parent company.
Prepare rolling cash projections.
Handle annual audit and mid-year review.
Maintain a strong system of internal controls.
Collaborate with sales and marketing teams in the preparation of annual budgets and monthly reporting of actual results vs. budget.
CPA with strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP and IFRS.
Experience in the alcoholic beverage industry.
Previous experience as a Controller or Director of Finance in a mid-size company.
Hands-on, hard-working style with ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent analytical skills.
Strong abilities in Excel and other Office programs.
Experience with ERP systems; Great Plains a plus.
Bilingual in French is helpful, but not required.