Job Title: Assistant Controller
Founded in 1992 and based in Atlanta, Safe-Guard Products is driven by the steadfast commitment to provide unparalleled service and the highest quality vehicle protection products to the automotive, RV, marine, and motorcycle/powersports industries. In their twenty-five-year history, Safe-Guard has grown to over 500 employees across the U.S., with a client roster of over 35 leading brands, who serve over 10,000 dealers, and protect over 11 million consumers under Safe-Guard contracts.
Safe-Guard s mission is to provide products and solutions to the motor vehicle industry that drive customer retention and protect consumers from the perils of ownership. Safe-Guard is experiencing dynamic growth and has earned a stellar reputation from customers, partners, and peers by providing: 1) the highest quality protection products in the industry, 2) a broad platform of value-added technology, marketing, and training solutions, and 3) unparalleled client and customer service.
The Assistant Controller s primary function is to ensure the integrity and control over financial transactions
and balances of the Company. This position is a key member of the Accounting and Finance
management team, reporting to the VP and Controller, and will oversee the accounting staff. The
individual will work closely with the Director of Financial Reporting and the Director of Accounting
Operations and their teams. The individual will be expected to strengthen controls over transactions and
financial reporting by improving technology and processes, and training and mentoring staff. The
Assistant Controller will be responsible for supporting the timely completion of various financial reports in
support of the Controller and CFO.
Core Competencies Required:
Teamwork/Collaboration: Support team members by establishing effective interpersonal relationships, and cross functional partnering.
Partners across organizational boundaries Reaches out and to work with associates outside of own department to achieve objectives. Anticipates effects of own area s actions and decisions on other associates and departments; influences others to support individual and team objectives.
Job Knowledge: Clearly demonstrates a good grasp of key job functions, relevant terminology, technical processes and standards.
Has achieved a satisfactory level of technical and professional skill or knowledge in position related areas; keeps up with current developments or trends in area of expertise; understands and uses knowledge, solutions, and capabilities to achieve results.
Customer Experience: Communicate effectively with customers, advocate customer needs and initiate resolution.
Takes action to meet customer needs and concerns Considers how actions or plans will affect customers; responds quickly to meet customer needs and resolve problems; avoids over commitments; responds to customer requests in a timely manner to satisfy customer needs.
Safe-Guard Products International is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, disability or protected veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.