Kill Cliff - Controller

Job Title: Controller
Company: Kill Cliff
Location: Atlanta, GA
Industry Sectors: Beverage - Non Alcoholic
Job Categories: Admin/HR/Finance
Date Posted: 8/4/2014
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Job Title: Controller / Accounting Manager

Basic Function: This role will report directly to the VP of Finance. This individual will be responsible for the accounting operations of the company, producing financial reports and complying with generally accepted accounting principles.


Specific Job Responsibilities

-          Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including developing an organizational structure

-          Issue timely and complete monthly financial statements

-          Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner

-          Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly

-          Process payroll in a timely manner

-          Ensure that periodic bank reconciliations are completed

-          Maintain the chart of accounts

-          Maintain an orderly accounting filing system

-          Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions

-          Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures

-          Manage outsourced reporting functions

-          Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings


-          Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics

-          Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management

-          Coordinate the preparation of the corporate annual audit

-          Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations

-          Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts

-          Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations

Minimum Requirements

-          Education – CPA required

-          Five to seven years with prior supervisory experience is preferred

-          Experience working in CPG environment is preferred


-          Must be PC proficient and able to thrive in a fast -pace setting. Experience with QuickBooks system a plus. Must have strong experience with Microsoft Excel and Word