• Location: Tampa , Florida
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #3395
  • Salary: $120,000

NextPath Career Partners is currently seeking a Controller to join our client’s team in Tampa, FL. This is an onsite, direct hire position.

SALARY: $90-130K + bonus (depending on experience)


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance or related field
  • CPA certification is required
  • 5+ years of experience as a Controller with full general ledger accounting and financial reporting for a multi-divisional company
  • Manufacturing/Distribution experience preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures including general ledger functions, month/year-end close procedures, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Proven track record of successfully developing strong financial systems through hands-on, results-oriented leadership
  • Start-up experience (i.e. business/company development ramping an organization using minimal resources, etc.)
  • Previous leadership experience including management of employees
  • Significant experience using an ERP system


  • Participate in the development of the company’s plans and programs as a strategic partner
  • Plan, direct and evaluate the organization's fiscal responsibilities and performance
  • Oversee the activities of accounts payable, ensuring the accurate and timely processing of invoices, purchase orders, employee expense reports and overall cash control
  • Ensure the timely compliance of all sales tax reporting
  • Oversee the activities of accounts receivable, ensuring the timely collection of payments from all customers, cash receipt/credit card payment processing, communications with customers and overall cash control
  • Manage the month end close process and compile and analyze monthly consolidated financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Perform proper analytical review of the operations from a balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow perspective as well as an overall business perspective
  • Leverage financial analysis and create models to help the company identify areas where profitability can be improved, and expenses reduced
  • Provide status of financial condition of all Divisions by collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data and recommending plans
  • Establish budgets by creating schedules, collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data
  • Coordinate the annual tax return preparation; function as the primary contact for this project
  • Support and work closely with operations personnel and systems
  • Look beyond traditional accounting functions to increase margins (pricing, cost controls) and assist with challenging operational decisions
  • Prioritize and plan work activities and develop realistic action plans
  • Listen effectively, transmit information in an accurate and understandable manner, and actively seek feedback
  • Demonstrate professionalism, discretion, and good judgment in all interactions with co-workers, customers, vendors, and others

NextPath is a candidate centric recruiting firm focused on your career goals to help you find your next path! Our team of professional recruiters have over 80 years of combined experience to help you navigate a job change. Our clients span local and national with roles in sales, creative, marketing, and staffing on a direct, contract-to-perm, and contract (project) basis.
If the position above doesn’t appear to fit, we do have a host of clients with roles that could be a match and not every position will be posted. Feel free to reach out to find a better match by emailing your resume to apply@nextpathcp.com for a recruiter to engage.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer 
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