Our client is a successful company located in the greater Jackson area. The Controller reports to the company’s President. The Controller role is a career opportunity that will be an important part of the management team.  Having an “operations” mindset, with a strong desire to understand the story behind the numbers is crucial to the success in this position and with the company.


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Key Responsibilities

  • Personnel management
  • Employee benefits
  • Accounting (P & L Statements)
  • Budgeting
  • Managing the Accounting Department
  • Contract and Vendor Negotiations


  • Integrity of the highest degree
  • A long term view
  • A utility player mentality that generates innovative solutions to solve work challenges and identify opportunities
  • A confident, friendly, positive attitude that shows everything you do as a welcome opportunity to learn more about our company
  • An ability to treat confidential material appropriately
  • Experience in building relationships with individuals throughout an organization
  • Experience with coaching and motivating a team
  • Strong internal collaboration and emotional intelligence skills with the ability to work effectively with all levels throughout the organization
  • Ability to learn quickly and prioritize effectively
  • Excellent communication skills; ability to communicate clearly and effectively to all levels of the organization

Desired Skills and Expertise

  • Require a B.S. in either accounting or finance from an accredited university. Prefer a graduate degree and/or CPA certification.
  • At least 5 years of related work experience required, including significant management experience.
  • Prior experience with modernizing and streamlining accounting systems is a plus.

What’s In It for You

  • The position is located in the greater Jackson, Mississippi, and involves very limited travel.
  • Normal working hours are Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm, plus additional hours as needed. Great for work/life balance.
  • Competitive salary with excellent benefits
  • A career opportunity with an established, stable company.


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