Job #1299: Chief Financial Officer - Bergen County, NJ (11-7-19)

Job Title

Chief Financial Officer

Location

New Jersey

Salary

Open

Job Description:

Diamond Chemical Company, a privately-owned mid-size manufacturing company in Bergen County, NJ, seeks a strong hands-on CFO to manage the accounting, finance, human resources and general office staff. The qualified candidate will have strong supervisory experience with a "hands on" approach and the ability keep up with the pace of company growth. This role will handle all the financial accounting for multiple entities including consolidations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage core accounting functions including accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger and credit.
  • Manage human resources including payroll processing.
  • Manage monthly close and ensure timely completion of internal monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements.
  • Complete monthly and quarterly detailed account reviews and manage intercompany accounts.
  • Enhance the current consolidation process including completion of cash flow statements, product line and customer profit & loss statements.
  • Represent accounting department in implementation of new ERP system.
  • Work with operations to provide timely and accurate processes for inventory control and valuation.
  • Establish a standard product costing system capable of providing costs based upon a fully costed and marginal costs basis. Provide variance analyses for purchasing, material usage and labor.
  • Work with accounts receivable and accounts payable to standardize policies and procedures.
  • Work with AR/Credit to optimize management of accounts receivable and collections.
  • Initiate Implement annual budgeting process Develop and report key performance indicators

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS in accounting is required.
  • Advanced degree (CPA/MBA) preferred but not required.
  • 10+ years accounting experience with a minimum of 5 years at the CFO/VP FInance level.
  • Strong experience with credit and collections.
  • Experience managing a team of 10+ professionals
  • Manufacturing industry experience essential.
  • In-depth knowledge of ERP systems such as Sage, Microsoft Dynamics/Great Plains, JD Edwards.
  • Proficiency in MS Office and ability to perform complex analysis utilizing EXCEL.
  • Solid communication skills at all levels within the organization.
  • Must have strong supervisory and management skills.
  • Ability to identify and report problems and assist in their resolution.

Position includes a highly competitive compensation and benefits package and the opportunity to work for a well-established company and leader in their industry.

No relocation - Local candidates only.

Interested candidates should e-mail resume and cover letter to friendsoffirm@eisneramper.com.  Please mention that you are a member of EisnerAmper's Friends of the Firm program and make sure to include Job #1299 in the subject line of your e-mail.