Atlanta / Remote /
Walker & Company Brands, the maker of Bevel, is a fast-growing consumer packaged goods (CPG) company that exists to make health and beauty simple for people of color. We do this by designing, developing, and testing products and services specifically tailored to our community’s needs and delivering on the promise of great customer service and an easy, practical shopping experience.
We are seeking an experienced Controller with fast moving consumer goods experience to join our team.
Responsibilities - Specifically, this role will:
- Handle all accounting responsibilities, including month-end closing process
- Manage A/R from our retail customers
- Manage A/P (via bill.com)
- Help formalize and administer financial procedures, controls and reporting
- Partner with Operations to manage supply chain accounting and inventory effectively
- Partner with Marketing to manage budgets within spending authorizations
- Manage cash flow
- Prepare financial documents and assist management with important financial decisions
- Reporting directly to the CFO, the Controller will also have the opportunity to help with financial planning and analysis as capacity permits.
- Accounting experience in fast moving consumer goods
- Experience with NetSuite financial software
- Ability to leverage accounting / financial data to identify insights & opportunities
- Self-starter with strong organizational skills with high attention to detail
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
- Minimum 5-10 years of experience in accounting
- Familiarity with US GAAP requirements
- CPA or CMA preferred
Nice to Have:
- Startup environment experience
- Located in the Atlanta area
Why work at Walker & Company Brands?
-It's an opportunity to join a small, agile company chasing a large, underserved market opportunity.
-Great exposure to building vertically-integrated e-commerce brands.
-More benefits...amazing health and dental plans for individuals and dependents (we pay 100% of the premium costs), commuter plans, generous paid time off plan.
-We dream big. We love to compete. We like to have fun. Feel free to reference check us on that.