Corporate Controller, Corporate Accounting – Associate Director

US-Tampa, FL
General & Administration – Finance /
Regular: Full-Time /
The Corporate Controller is responsible for managing corporate accounting operations. Responsibilities include consolidation, general ledger accounting, month-end close management, tax, and audit support. The ideal candidate will have experience with multiple international subsidiaries. This position is hands-on and has direct visibility to upper management.


    • Oversee the general accounting function including annual, quarterly, and monthly financial closes, and review of related reconciliation and consolidation processes for U.S. company and foreign subsidiaries.
    • Own and manage functional areas of responsibilities including consolidations, payroll, general ledger, cost accounting, property plant & equipment, government grant accounting, and intercompany accounting.
    • Ensure timely and accurate financial compilation, reporting and presentation of U.S. and foreign subsidiary financial information.
    • Coordinate the financial reporting related to international entities and subsidiaries.
    • Review and approve the activities and tasks of the general accounting team.
    • Collaborate with the shared services team to support the operational accounting needs of the organization.
    • Support senior management and executive levels by providing key financial management reporting and reviews.
    • Partner with business unit management in the setup and execution of accounting processes to support new and changing business needs.
    • Act as key liaison with external auditors and coordination of related reviews.
    • Drive and own the design and development of improved accounting operations.
    • Manage and lead various process improvement and financial systems projects.
    • Perform all activities related to the development and management of corporate accounting staff, including Manager and Senior accounting levels.

Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business, or related programs.
    • Recent experience as an accountant, assistant controller, or in a similar role.
    • Demonstrated role progression with at least 12+ years of recent management experience.
    • Direct experience with enterprise software applications (e.g., SAP preferable).
    • Experience with internal control structures and external audit environments.

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Professional certification such as CPA, CFM, or CMA.
    • Public accounting experience.
    • Strong knowledge of US GAAP and internal controls
    • Specific SAP and/or Blackline experience.
    • Experience in manufacturing industries.
    • Proven success in leading significant process improvements to the monthly close process.
    • High attention to detail (the importance of detail orientation, particularly in the review of analyses).
    • Excellent analytical, written, verbal, and organizational skills.
    • Strong management and leadership skills, including problem solving and analytical skills.
Amyris is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices.   

The annual pay range for this role is $136,500 to $ 218,500. Salary offers are made based on internal equity and market analysis, and will vary based on the candidate’s skills, depth of experience and specific work location.  

Amyris is committed to providing a diverse array of inclusive benefits and perks to support employees and their families’ wellbeing including access to robust healthcare, mental wellness benefits, family leave, discounted fitness memberships, flexible paid time off, 17 paid holidays, 10 paid sick days, and additional paid time off including 3 volunteer days, and bereavement.