accounting | Assistant Controller in Orlando, FL

Assistant Controller

  • Creative Financial Staffing
  • 829 Primrose Dr
  • Orlando, FL 32803
  • Full-Time

CFS has partnered with a leading company in the retail industry to identify an Assistant Controller to join their growing team. This is a great opportunity to join a fast paced and fun environment with great perks. This position will grow into a Division Controller position.

Highlights of the Assistant Controller opportunity:

  • Established over 15 years ago, our client is a multi-million dollar retail company
  • They are located in all 50 states and continue to expand
  • They have a strong presence in Florida
  • The company culture is built on core family values. They understand the need for flexibility and balance and offer great perks
  • The Director of Finance is seeking a self-motivated person who is looking for a career. She wants someone whom they can develop into a Controller position

The Assistant Controller responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Preparation and analysis of the division financial statements
  • Manage the division accounting team which includes, accounts payables, billing and collections, financial analysis, and Staff Accountant
  • Manage the month end closing procedures and assist the Director of Finance with budget, forecast and variance analysis
  • Assist external auditors during annual audit
  • Review and update accounting policies and procedures; performs compliance audits
  • Assist the accounting team as needed


  • 5 to 8 years of General Accounting experience in a fast-paced environment, retail is a plus
  • Must have a hands-on attitude and month end close experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA/CPA preferred