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Job opening: CONTROLLER

Job Description:

We are seeking a Controller to join our small but growing international scientific equipment business based in Austin, Texas. Our new Controller will work closely with top management and the Board of Directors to help support this growing team. We are looking for a hands-on leader with a startup company mentality to help analyze options, make decisions, and drive action. The right individual will have exposure throughout the company and the opportunity to have a significant impact on the Company’s continued success.

Job responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of cost accounting/manufacturing is a must
  • Presenting financials to the board and being the primary financial conduit/liaison to the board
  • Lead the preparation of the company’s yearly budget
  • Communicate effectively with management about the financial state of the business and justify certain financial recommendations
  • Work with the Commercialization Manager to drive forecasting / budgeting based on pipeline and commercial strategy outlook
  • Advise on future earnings or expenses
  • Work with management to inform buying decisions (e.g. interfacing with primary vendors and others to get better pricing)
  • Determine product pricing– including determining accurate margins of proposed POs
  • Identify ways to reduce overall costs
  • Closely managing cash, liquidity, forecasting
  • Be proactive with regard to financial reporting
  • Payroll processing
  • Co-administer company benefit plans (401k, health, dental, etc) with Operations Manager

Educational Requirements:

A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in accounting is required for this position. Must be a current, active Certified Public Accountant (CPA). At least 5 years cost accounting experience is a must.

General Requirements:

  • Strong understanding of tax codes and laws
  • Good understanding of international business/selling/purchasing practices
  • Organization and project management capabilities
  • Proficiency with accounting and payroll software
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to deal with the issues of the day while continuing to meet objectives, make progress on longer term projects

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IXRF, Inc. is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants for jobs will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Applicants must be able to prove they can legally work in the US.