Location: Houston, TX

Post Date: September 9

Employment Type: FA Direct Hire

Reference Code: #5667

Job Description

Global Controller - Operations

*Rated one of the top co.'s in Houston and internationally. 
*This division is growing and consistently targeting acquisitions. 
*Exposure to execs and operations 
*3 wks vacation and excellent benefits.  

Reporting to the VP of Finance the Controller leads the management of all inventory and production facilities worldwide, including financial reporting and metrics, SOX compliance and other projects through responsibilities outlined below:

Partners with the Vice President of Operations and his team and other cross-functional leaders across multiple divisions in evaluating business processes to streamline and drive improvements, with the goal of establishing best practices and standardizing policies and procedures across the business unit.
Responsible for the financial management of global manufacturing operations worldwide, including developing effective costing systems and controls.
Works with VP of Operations in support of strategic plans.
Develops business and cost reports, metrics, and key performance indicators to evaluate, interpret and provide critical information in support of operational decisions, including variance reports such as standard to actuals production costs
variances, purchase price variances, job order variances, work orders, etc.
Ensures internal controls are appropriately designed, documented and operating effectively.
Responsible for accurate recording of inventory and production costs worldwide, including analysis of burden rates, standard costs, managing bill of materials 
Manages periodic physical inventories and cost rolls.
Manages the monthly forecast and annual operating and mid-year plans for manufacturing facilities.
Manages the month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closes---including reviews of balance sheet and interpretation of
operating results and variances for operations facilities.

Min. of 7 years of experience in related Finance/Accounting position, including cost accounting experience in manufacturing environment.

Technical Competencies:
Highly proficient to advanced excel skills.
Experience using ERP systems. Prefer experience with ERP implementations.
Highly proficient and technical with HFM (Hyperion Financial Management) and/or Essbase/Planning, includingdevelopment and reporting through Smartview.

Job Specific Competencies:
Experience with standard product costing, bill of materials ("BOMs"), absorption, labor/overhead rates,
Excellent communication; strong planning and organization skills.
Highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to multi-task under strict, deadline-oriented and fast-paced working environments.
Strong interpersonal skills working collaboratively with finance, operations and NOV Corporate teams.
Deadline driven and detail-oriented when needed.
Strong focus on continuous improvement.
Strong technical accounting knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SOX Management.

B.S. in Accounting or Finance
CPA highly preferred


If qualified please contact Jennifer Silveira  - jsilveira@talancegroup.com