"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Regional Controller

Location: Lombard, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $125,000.00 - $140,000.00
Date: 2/14/2018
Job ID: 02560925
Job Description
Private-Sector Public Transportation Company—Lombard, IL—Salary Commensurate with Experience
The Sizzle
  • Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits.
  • Work/life balance.
  • Company offers countless opportunities to gain skills and experiences and tap your potential.
Position Summary
Seeking a Regional Controller to work closely with each local General Manager and Regional VP to provide monthly financial statements/forecasts and analyze profitability, cash flow, and other financial data. The Controller manages the financial and administrative activities at the assigned properties to assure compliance with corporate policy and procedure.
Minimum Education & Experience
  • Bachelor’s in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent and CPA required, MBA preferred.
  • 3-6 years’ in assessment of financial performance required; BIG 4 experience required.
  • IFRS experience a plus.
  • Ability to analyze financial results and solve problems in a practical/pragmatic manner.
  • Proficiency in standard computer programs required, MS Dynamics/Oracle knowledge preferred.
  • Detail-oriented, results driven, strong organizational and verbal/written communication skills.
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately with little direct supervision.
  • Ability to travel 25-50%.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Provide status of financial performance of company’s operations through collection, reporting, and interpretation of key financial data.
  • Coordinate preparation of the annual budget process and assist the General Manager in the preparation of the budget and forecasts.
  • Prepare or assist in the creation of financial projections used to make strategic and tactical decisions designed to improve financial results.
  • Ensure adherence and compliance with company policy and procedure while also providing counsel to the General Manager and on-site management team.
  • Report directly to finance but dotted line responsibility to Regional VP of Operations; work closely with Regional Operations team.
  • Ensure adherence to state and local tax regulations.
  • Prepare and coordinate daily reporting, monthly closing, and other reporting requirements as required at a local, regional, and corporate level.
  • Assist the RVP and General Manager in analysis of operational data (KPI’s).
  • Develop central understanding of the profitability drivers of the Organization.
  • Manage fixed assets, insurance costs, and parts/equipment inventories.
  • Provide new business and contract procurement support to operational and business development personnel.


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