Financial Controller

Markin Tubing, a leading manufacturer of steel tubing which sells to some of the world’s largest OEMs (GM, Ford, John Deere, Caterpillar) is seeking a Controller to be based in our Wyoming, NY facility.

 

Position summary:

The Controller at Markin is responsible for partnering with senior members of the organization to monitor performance and oversee all financial planning and reporting. The ideal candidate will be operationally focused with strong manufacturing accounting and analytical skills.

 

Key Deliverables of the Position:

  • Work with the Senior Leadership team on strategic initiatives and be an active member of the Senior Leadership Team.
  • Provide financial analysis across all the product lines to ensure the business is meeting expected and appropriate margin targets.
  • Develop timely, accurate, and well supported GAAP financial statements. Analyze financial results monthly for variances to budget.
  • Coordinate and lead the development of the annual budget; as appropriate, lead forecast updates to ensure organizational alignment.
  • Provide leadership, development, and oversight to the financial accounting staff.
  • Coordinate required info for the external audit and serve as the main internal contact during the audit fieldwork.

 

First Year Success Factors:

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the business and financial systems, tools, and metrics utilized at Markin Tubing while identifying opportunities for improvement.
  • Maintain the existing high standard of execution from the controllership function expressed by generating timely and accurate financial statements, monitoring critical metrics such as DSO, Inventory turns, etc.

 

Education and Experience:

BS degree in Accounting or Finance with a minimum of 7-10 years of progressive financial experience; CPA is preferred, but not required.

 

Essential Skills and Competencies:

  • Strength in the following areas:
    • Financial and Operations analysis & financial modeling – ability to frame questions, gather and organize data to deliver insights.
    • Budgeting and Financial Management
    • GAAP Accounting
    • Manufacturing/Cost Accounting
  • Highly proficient in MS Office, ERP and/or similar business systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to synthesize financial issues for communication to a non-financial audience

 

Behavioral Characteristics

  • Builds Strategic Working Relationships – Develop and foster collaborative relationships throughout the organization to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals.
  • Continuous Learning – Actively identifies new areas for learning; regularly creates and takes advantage of learning opportunities; uses newly gained knowledge and skill on the job and learns through their application.
  • Initiates Action – Takes prompt action to accomplish objectives; is proactive and relentlessly seeks business and process improvement.
  • Strategic Decision Making – Obtains information and identifies issues and relationships relevant to achieving a long-range goal or vision.
  • Work Standards – Sets high standards of performance for self and models those standards for others.

 

Markin Tubing offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and opportunities for personal and professional growth. For confidential consideration, please submit resume, salary requirements to Cele Riggi (criggi@markin.com).