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Assistant Controller (fast-paced start-up)

Assistant Controller (fast-paced start-up)
Birmingham, Alabama
$100,000 - $125,000 + incentives

Has the start-up scene always intrigued you?  Our client has strong capital funding with leadership that has a proven track record of significant success.  This role has immediate opportunity for growth once acclimated to the business.  The Assistant Controller will be very hands-on and required to dig into all facets of the financial accounting operations.  While oversight of the details is required, the ability to communicate with leadership and investors is also a critical part of the position.  In this role, excellent communication, leadership, and a “can-do” attitude are necessary for achievement.

  • Play an integral role in the monthly financial close process by preparing account reconciliations as well as analyzing data and preparing journal entries
  • Prepare/analyze the financial close package which includes financial statements and budget vs. actual analysis
  • Manage the day-to-day finance operations of the organization; this includes activities such as reviewing A/P and expense reports, corresponding with vendors and contractors, assisting employees with on/off-boarding and payroll questions
  • Support operations to grow and scale by participating in automation, process enhancement and system implementation initiatives
  • Monitor, enforce, and when appropriate, establish policies and procedures necessary for mitigating risk while enhancing the accuracy of the Company's reported financial results
  • Work closely with external auditors as necessary

  • In office work requirement; flexibility provided but expectation of work being performed in the office on daily basis
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required
  • 4+ years of accounting experience
  • Experience within a small company environment handling detailed and executive level responsibilities
  • Understanding of US GAAP and a desire to continue to develop knowledge
  • Very proactive, hardworking and strong desire to succeed
  • Strong organization and project management skills
  • Great team player and willing to roll up sleeves to help others on the team

Please note - if you have recently submitted your resume to a PangeaTwo posting, your qualifications will be considered for other open opportunities.


Assistant Controller (fast-paced start-up) Accounting & Finance · Direct Hire Birmingham, Alabama