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Director of Accounting and Finance

Company: Catapult
Location: Bennett
Posted on: January 9, 2022

Job Description:

We are searching for a highly analytical Director of Accounting and Finance to oversee our organization's financial planning and accounting operations. In this position, the ideal candidate will not only be an accomplished accountant and proactive with company finances but will also be commercially aware and provide advice on the best path of growth for our business.

The Director of Accounting and Finance will establish targets, develop budgets, and perform financial analysis. The ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator with outstanding interpersonal and leadership abilities. The Director of Accounting and Finance will guide the company towards goals and profitability while ensuring the company conforms to generally accepted accounting principles.

MUST BE LOCATED IN NORTH CAROLINA - preferably in the Charlotte or Raleigh, NC areas.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Oversee the financial strategic planning of the company by evaluating its performance and potential risks.
Perform regular financial analysis.
Develop budgets that meet the requirements of company departments.
Establish targets and manage all accounting and finance employees including management accountants and auditors.
Supervise all audit and internal control processes.
Prepare detailed reports on the company's financial performance.
Guarantee compliance with financial laws and guidelines.
Recognize patterns in company spending, revenue, and recommend solutions to any problem areas.
Coordinate with external financial entities on behalf of the company.
Present and report to the Board of Directors and audit committee.
Build and develop a team to focus on timely accounting and reporting to drive results.
Follow company policies and procedures and support company mission, vision, values and standards of ethics.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
Direct Reports include Accounting Supervisor, Lead Accountant and Accounting Associates. Responsible for the overall supervision of others through motivation, direction, review, and feedback on assigned tasks or projects throughout the Accounting and Finance Department.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
In-depth knowledge of accounting software, corporate principals, and financial analysis.
Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities, with the ability to communicate with board members, executives, and frontline employees.
An analytical mind with good organizational skills.
Financial and operational knowledge, as well as knowledge of regulations, policy and procedures that affect the company.
Ability to attract, develop and retain top talent.
Strong leadership skills with the ability to inspire people to action through their influence.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to members and other employees of the organization.
Proficient with MS Office Suites, CRM programs or other similar software

TRAVEL
Minimal travel but must be willing to travel to all Catapult offices - Charlotte, Raleigh and High Point, NC - as needed.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
A minimum of 5 years' experience in accounting and financial management.
A minimum of 5 years' experience leading a team of 3 or more employees.

EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES REQUIRED
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or relevant field required. CPA or equivalent education required.

Keywords: Catapult, High Point , Director of Accounting and Finance, Accounting, Auditing , Bennett, North Carolina

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