Financial Controller

Lucky Clover Packaging & Craft Pack Beverage

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Lucky Clover Packaging and Craftpack are rapidly growing companies with locations in Baltimore and Sacramento, specializing in beverage packaging and labeling of aluminum beverage cans, and is hiring a Controller responsible for maintaining the finances of both businesses. This person will manage all aspects of daily, monthly and annual financial activities through accounting software with interactions with the Sales, Operations, and Executive Officers. This is a full-time, salaried position located in Baltimore, MD and will report directly to the President and CEO/Owner.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee three direct reports who process Billing, AR, and Treasury Management

  • Oversee accounts receivable, including credit approval, escalated collections on customers with past due balances, notes receivable, and quarterly rebates

  • Manage the daily cash flow of the business and forecast short-term and long-term needs

  • Oversee the approval and processing of Accounts Payable

  • Provide guidance and oversight in the tracking and maintaining of inventory under average cost by working with the Supply Chain Manager and Project Manager.

  • Process and manage payroll for roughly 30 employees, including monthly commissions

  • Complete monthly close for two companies, with specific emphasis on due to/from activity between entities, inventory balances and costing, and fixed asset additions

  • Answer accounting and financial questions from executives by researching and interpreting data (e.g. job costing, profitability analysis, IRR, etc.)

  • Prepare and analyze the monthly budget/forecast to actual variance reports per department

  • Protect organization's value by keeping information confidential

  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities (reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations)

  • Support organization’s mission by acting as a member of the executive team and help to make strategic decisions through forecasting and reporting

  • Work collaboratively with other executive members to review product pricing and offerings on at least an annual basis

  • Work with Supply Chain Manager and Project Manager to maintain accurate inventory calculations

  • Assist CPA with annual tax return preparations

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting/Finance or a Bachelors degree in Business with emphasis in Accounting. CPA is a plus.

  • Experience with manufacturing or product-based businesses (dealing with inventory and COGS)

  • Minimum of 7-10 years experience in the Accounting and/or Corporate Finance field

  • A perfectionist by nature, with no tolerance for sloppiness

  • Highly skilled in dealing with financial and numeric data

  • Self-starter who enjoys challenges and a fast-paced environment

  • Skilled in use of MS Office and/or Google Apps platform

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in using accounting software. Experience using ERP system is preferred

  • Must be able to function in a start-up environment with aggressive growth plans

Compensation: 

  • Salary commensurate with experience

  • 401k matching up to 4%

  • Medical/dental/vision insurance

  • Paid holidays and vacation

Please submit a cover letter, resume and references in order to qualify as a candidate.