Mar 31, 2024

Assistant Controller

$85,000 - $130,000 yearly
  • Spotnails (Peace Industries)
  • Rolling Meadows, IL, USA
Full time Accounting Finance

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has a passion for problem-solving, database and financial analysis, and collaborating with team members to produce timely and accurate financial reporting. If that’s you, we’d like to talk!

Peace Industries, Inc (dba Spotnails), an award-winning distributor of pneumatic stapling tools, collated fasteners, and replacement parts, headquartered in Rolling Meadows IL, is seeking an Assistant Controller to join our team, help us continue to build a fantastic workplace, and help our customers grow their businesses.

Reporting directly to the CFO, as an Assistant Controller you will partner with our other team members to provide timely and accurate financial reporting so leaders can make well-informed decisions. You will also work on significant projects that will change the landscape of the organization. And for the right candidate, advancement opportunities exist.

To the qualified Assistant Controller we offer:

  • $85,000 - $130,000 annual salary, commensurate with experience
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • PTO
  • Profit sharing
  • 401(k) with match

The ideal candidate will approach their work with a strong sense of ownership, initiative and integrity, a love for learning, and a strong desire to do whatever is needed to help the team. They will also bring superior analytical and problem-solving skills, along with a continuous improvement mindset.

Primary duties of the Assistant Controller:

  • Compiling, analyzing, troubleshooting, and reporting financial data
  • Collaborating on special database compilation and analysis projects using Excel/Access/Crystal Reports
  • Assisting with cost accounting transactions, maintenance, and procedures
  • Working on ERP migration, paper-to-paperless migration, and sales tax compliance projects
  • Daily, monthly, and annual reporting, including journal entries and supporting work papers

Requirements for the Assistant Controller:

  • Alignment with our company values
  • BA in Accounting/Finance; 4-10 years in public and/or industry accounting
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong Excel and Access skills (pivot tables, V-lookup, etc.)

Spotnails, in business for over 75 years, is committed to the growth of all our team members. We are equally committed to offering high-quality products and exceptional customer service, enabling our customers in the construction, packaging, and manufacturing industries to succeed and achieve their goals.

Candidates being interviewed and considered for employment are subject to a pre-employment questionnaire, drug screen, background check, and driving record review.

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