Topic: Denver, CO

Subject: VP of Finance - Money Service Business
Frank Pazera
Member: 2001
Submitted on 01-20-15 6:25 am

VP of Finance-Controller
Fast-growing Money Service Business (MSB) company located in the DTC seeks a talented VP of Finance-Controller. Must be problem solver, hands-on and lead team of 10 to 16.
Company operates in high transaction, highly regulated industry resulting in transactions involving Big Data Sets. Heavily dependent upon automation of daily functions, though currently not all functions fully automated/integrated..
Company involved in merger /acquisition resulting in due diligence execution and multiple audits.
Company posturing for software implementation of Great Plains (ERP) and Intellimatch (bank reconciliation tool).
The Vice President of Finance and Controller will be responsible for financial planning, forecasting and reporting, all accounting functions including corporate accounting policies and external audit oversight. Also will be responsible for leading Finance Department through software implementation, and liaison with IT Department which is essential to the position.
The VP of Finance-Controller will be a strategic partner across the operation and will report to the CFO.
Responsibilities of the VP of Finance-Controller:
• Oversee Accounting and Finance activities involved in high number of daily transactions involving FX revenue, international treasury, foreign currencies..
• Build systems and processes that will streamline financial reporting and enforce compliance.
Understanding of IT processes and ability to work with IT department essential.
• Plan, organize and direct the activities of General Accounting, Accounts Payable, Payroll & HR, Monthly Forecasting, Reporting and the annual planning process.
• Oversee and direct all monthly, quarterly and year-end closings.
• Implement internal controls and processes to insure the accuracy of financial information.
• Ensure that all established policies, rules, regulations and agreements are followed.
• Ensure that all department processes and procedures are appropriately documented and executed.
• Define and recommend departmental objectives, develop short term and long range plans and projects.
• Provide various levels of management with accurate and timely information necessary to make strategic and operating decisions.
• Evaluate existing and new accounting rules and recommend appropriate actions and/or procedures.
• Assess and propose systems enhancements and drive process improvement. Actively participate in and/or drive system projects where needed.
• Work collaboratively with executive management to continuously improve financial reporting and performance measurement.
Supervise Accounting personnel in multiple locations

Qualifications of the VP of Finance-Controller:
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting (MBA a plus)
• CPA license
• Have a minimum of 10 years of progressive experience, with at least 4 years in public accounting
• Demonstrated a strong understanding of financial reporting, GAAP, and IT as it relates to Accounting Department
• A desire to work closely as a partner with the other senior members of the company’s management team, including IT Department.
• Must thrive in a dynamic environment and be a natural leader capable of motivating and mentoring a team

• Must possess strong computer , communication , team building skills

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