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This position is responsible for corporate accounting and internal reporting for Company Corporation, Inc. and subsidiaries.


The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Strong organizational and management skills.
  • Ability to see the big picture while focusing on the process and procedures necessary to produce deliverables.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy in work product.
  • Ability to meet and establish deadlines.
  • Flexibility and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Intermediate to advanced applications software expertise (Excel and accounting software).
  • Seven+ years of experience, including two years of supervisory responsibility. Controller or equivalent experience highly desirable.
  • Corporate accounting experience, including overheads and payroll.
  • Experience in forecasting and budgeting.
  • College accounting degree and public accounting experience (CPA preferred).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a team player.


  • Manage the work and development of staff members consisting of two full time senior accountants and one part time senior.
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate books and subsidiaries, including the gift card program at the shopping malls.
  • Prepare monthly reporting package, including comparative reports of GAAP operating results and financial position and variance explanations.
  • Prepare monthly forecast update, primarily by working closely with department heads in forecasting their department’s overheads.
  • Maintain schedules and books of Australian GAAP conversion adjustments.
  • Assist with preparation of semi annual parent company reporting package.
  • Prepare or review annual audit workpapers and the six-months review workpapers for the outside auditors.
  • Assist in preparing annual audited financial statements.
  • Review bank reconciliations, loan schedules, management fees, etc.
  • Prepare or review the City Business License, personal property tax and other government forms.
  • Preparation (or review), analysis and true-ups of corporate allocation and recoveries.
  • Review intercompany billings to parent company, including the follow up of payment.
  • Assist the Director of Finance in preparing the annual corporate budgets.
  • Special projects as required.

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