Title:                    Controller
Position:             Full-time/Salaried Exempt
Reports to:        Chief Accounting Officer
Division:             River
Location:            Paducah, KY
Principal Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the preparation of River division monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). 
  • Manages, directly and indirectly, a total staff of approximately ten employees
    • Actively coaches and develops staff to improve their skills, support their professional growth, and enhance the performance of the team. 
  • Oversees accounts receivable processing and collections.
  • Oversees accurate and timely payroll processing and 401k Plan administration, ensuring compliance with applicable regulations. 
  • Develops and implements system of internal controls for business transactions.
  • Develops and implements department processes.
  • Collaborates with leadership team driving cohesion, best in class communication, and business results.
  • Reviews account reconciliations and adjusting journal entries of staff.
  • Prepares financial analysis.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Must be a results-orientated self-starter that possesses the ability, with moderate supervision, to lead teams that perform a variety of complicated, detail orientated tasks to produce high-quality work
    • Uncompromising business ethics and strong leadership capabilities
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Manages teams to be highly-organized, have strong processes and to execute quality and timely work products
    • Excellent attention to detail supported through strong analysis and metric competencies
    • Demonstrated ability to drive continuous improvement and to implement, sustain and enhance end-to-end process solutions 
  • Demonstrated ability to understand business models and business drivers behind the accounting results
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • Seven to ten years in business with Accounting preferred
    • Three to five years managing people and/or teams preferred.
  • Public Accounting experience preferred.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensing preferred.
  • Microsoft Office skills with emphasis in Excel.
Experience leveraging technology solutions / general comfort with technology