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Job Title: Corporate Controller

Miller Industries is seeking a Full Time First Shift Corporate Controller to work in our Ooltewah, TN campus.

Job Title

Corporate Controller

Location

Ooltewah, TN

Description

** Please submit a resume to OoltewahRecruiter@millerind.com to be considered for this position**

Miller Industries Towing Equipment Inc. (NYSE: MLR) is a publicly traded company. We produce large, medium, and small wreckers, industrial and commercial carriers, and multi-vehicle transporters. Our workforce is comprised of approximately 1400 employees globally, with operations in Tennessee, Pennsylvania, England, & France. Our commitment to providing customers with innovative, high-quality solutions, along with our dedicated sales, production, engineering, and operations teams, has made us the world’s largest manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment.

Miller Industries is seeking a Corporate Controller for its headquarters in Ooltewah, TN. As a member of Miller’s leadership team, reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, you will provide strategic financial guidance to executive management to make decisions about the company's future and ensure financial success.  The position is responsible for overseeing financial reporting for all domestic entities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Oversees corporate accounting procedures for the organization while ensuring compliance with corporate policies.
  • Oversees financial review process for all entities to monitor controls and ensure that entity financial records are maintained in compliance with corporate policies and US GAAP.  Responsible for mapping and posting of integration accounting transactions.  Lead the company-wide process to streamline the mapping and reconciliation process by providing training and guidance.  Manage the monthly and year end general ledger close process, including preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations for accounts with greater complexity.  Research and document significant fluctuations in financial results. 
  • Coordinate with senior accounting on monthly and year-end closing process, including physical inventory count information.  Provide corporate support during physical inventory counts.
  • Identify areas of improvement within the organization, primarily the accounting department, to increase efficiencies and develop streamlined accounting processes, implementing solutions accordingly.
  • Work with business managers to implement effective company metrics aimed at improving business performance.  Work with divisional controllers to develop entity profit plans, strategic plans, monthly forecasts, goals & objectives, financial reconciliations, reports and analysis for plant management, including variance analysis and cost control reporting and recommendations.
  • Oversees internal control environment by ensuring the implementation of key controls and monitoring of activity level controls, as well as compliance with corporate policies.  Assist with assessment of risk and the design and implementation of these controls.
  • Plans and executes the entity level financial reporting component of the external audit for all entities.
  • Provide information for assigned audit activities, including review of audit information provided by divisional controller, to external auditors via portal.
  • Oversees various business tax programs and activities for the organization by supervising the accurate and timely completion of various business tax reporting requirements, including property, sales and use and other local taxes.
  • Establish procedure to ensure prepaids and liabilities are properly recorded, and adequate accrual balances are maintained.

Qualifications

Qualifications - To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or a related field.
  • 4-10 years of accounting and finance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Five or more years of Finance/Accounting department management experience.
  • Must be able to travel 10-15%; some international travel required.

Preferred:

  • CMA, CPA, or MBA in Accounting, or desire to pursue these accreditations.
  • Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) compliance.
  • ERP experience. LN experience highly desired.
  • Experience with several kinds of general ledger, accounting and reporting software; excellent in Excel and Word.
  • International and/or multi-currency accounting experience.
  • Fluent in French.

*Salary negtiable based on skills and experience*

** Please submit a resume to OoltewahRecruiter@millerind.com to be considered for this position**

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vets.

Job Type: Full Time

Pay: $ per year

Requisition Number: O36

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