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Company: Goodwill Southeast Georgia
Location: Savannah
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Why Work for Goodwill?Looking to challenge and grow your Finance career as a DIRECTOR OF ACCOUNTING, by working for a dynamic Social Enterprise with diverse operations that fuel its mission of workforce development in the community, an organization that provides competitive pay, Paid Time Off, opportunities for career growth, generous benefits and professional training and development?Are you looking for a hybrid schedule in an open collaborative work environment that prioritizes work-life balance?COME JOIN OUR SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM AT GOODWILL SOUTHEAST GEORGIA! What you'll receive:

  • Competitive Pay and bonus compensation
  • Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, life, accidental insurance, and retirement
  • Generous PTO and holidays
  • Thriving Culture based on Teamwork
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Professional Training and Development Opportunities As a Accounting Director, no two days are ever the same, but a typical day will most likely include the following responsibilities:
    • As the head of the accounting department, you'll be providing direct support to the CFO on organizational financial matters to include financial modelling and ad-hoc analysis.
    • As a trusted, collaborative business partner, you'll ensure credibility for the finance group by collaborating with the CFO on the budget process, leading the month-end close process, and preparing monthly financial reports for distribution to Leadership and the Board Finance Committee.
    • As the primary backup to the CFO, you'll support engaging the board's audit and finance committees around issues and trends in financial reporting, internal control compliance, and tax return preparation.
    • You & your team will have direct oversight of all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
    • You'll maintain internal control and safeguards for receipt of revenue, costs, and program budgets and actual expenditures.
    • You'll ensure the financial health of the organization by creating organizational net contribution and cash flow forecasting by working in partnership with the division leaders; continuously collaborate with division leaders to assess the financial efficacy of program operations and establish finance and administrative systems to support program operations.
    • Lead month end review process in coordination with division leaders. Analyze company operations to better understand drivers of operational effectiveness. Facilitate understanding of cost effectiveness through process and system improvements, focusing on best practices and improved communication. Clearly communicate monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements; monitor progress and changes and keep senior leadership abreast of the company's financial status.
    • Coordinate all audit activity and act as primary liaison to the external auditors. Assist the auditors with the preparation of Form 990 tax returns. WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
      You might be a great match if:
      • Working in a collaborative and engaging environment makes you excited---. We work with other departments as a team to deliver superlative results for our key stakeholders.
      • You're looking to embrace something bigger that gives back. We love Goodwill, our commitment to sustainability, and the contributions we make to our community & mission.
      • Working with a diverse revenue base is exciting for you! We have multiple business lines within our social enterprise to include retail operations, manufacturing operations, federal government contract operations, and workforce development initiatives that provide career opportunities for members of the community.
      • You embrace our values of Commitment, Learning, Accountability, Integrity, Service to Others, and Teamwork.
      • You aren't looking for a Monday thru Friday job where you are at a computer all day---.We are a highly collaborative organization where teams participate on cross departmental projects often.But there are a few skills you should have from the get-go:
        • BS in accounting or related field with at least 10 years of relevant accounting experience.
        • Demonstrated ability to develop a team through prior direct reports management experience.
        • Accounting/Controller standard costing experience within a manufacturing environment.
        • Proven ability to work collaboratively across business lines and departments with individuals at all levels.
        • Proficiency utilizing ERP l systems such as Microsoft Dynamics Business Central and business intelligence programs such as Microsoft Power BI.
        • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products to include a mastery of Excel. This Position Is:
          • A job for which CPA or CMA are encouraged to apply
          • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to applyGoodwill is an EEO employer and is committed to serving members of the military, Veterans and their families by encouraging them to apply for vacancies that fit their area of knowledge and/or expertise. Our goal is to help ensure that the transition from military service into the workforce is as smooth as possible and reflects our appreciation for the dedication devoted to protecting our country. Goodwill provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our online application system as a result of your disability. Applicants with disabilities may contact Goodwill's Human Resources Department at 912.354.6611 for assistance in accessing the on-line application system. Please be sure to include your name, preferred method of contact, and details on your requested accommodation. Goodwill will make every effort to respond to your request promptly.Goodwill is one of the most recognized and respected brands in the country, and a career here means you become a part of transforming lives and helping people in your own neighborhood.

Keywords: Goodwill Southeast Georgia, Savannah , DIRECTOR OF ACCOUNTING, Executive , Savannah, Georgia

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