Stanley Acess Technologies Distribution Center Controller, Northlake in Northlake, Texas
70998BRTitle:Distribution Center Controller, NorthlakeBusiness:US - GTS - FinanceState/Country/Province:Texas No. of Positions:1Job Description:Job Description:
Stanley Black & Decker is seeking a Distribution Center (DC) Controller for its Northlake and Sedalia sites. The DC Controller functions as the leading financial planning & accounting professional in the DC and is responsible for the accurate and timely reporting of results of the company’s assets through balance sheet integrity and ensuring a strong control environment. The DC Controller also serves as the business partner to the Site Manager focusing largely on providing financial and operational leadership and improvements, including identifying and driving cost reductions.
The DC Controller position is accountable for the Financial & Accounting operations of the site. Responsible for the DC’s Balance Sheet reporting (US GAAP), provides periodic operations financial reports (Actuals, Forecast, Budget, KPIs), maintains an adequate system of accounting records, and oversees Internal Controls and site capabilities.
Controllership & Compliance
Accountable for ensuring balance sheet integrity, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, and fostering a strong control environment at the site:- Managing a complete and thorough month end close process; - Ensuring full compliance of Sarbanes-Oxley requirements; - Being a strong example of integrity and ‘Doing the Right Thing’; - Noting and appropriately mitigating business risks; - Proactively seeking and improving any deficiencies; and - Work directly with Internal and External Audit teams as required.
Partner with the Inventory Control teams to:- monitor the DC’s cycle count performance, identifying related root causes and implementing action plans; and - reducing excess and obsolete inventory
Functions as a business partner with the Site Manager to effectively manage and control all facets of the site’s efficiency and productivity by:- Framing financial and operational issues in a complete business case format and positively contributing to the strategic direction in the DC; - Leading and/or participating in presentations to DC employees and management; and - Providing strategic input.
Provides operational financial reporting and analysis by:- Preparing and managing actual, forecast, and budget scenarios throughout the course of the year; - Analyzing and interpreting DC performance, evaluating variances and assessing the effects on DC results; - Providing management with the strategic tools and reports to drive business results; - Serving as project manager on cost reduction initiatives, working cross functionally with operations, supply chain, and procurement to drive cost reductions;
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance required; CPA or MBA a plus
SAP and HFM experience a plus
Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications and possess strong background with information technology
US GAAP Experience
Minimum of 5 years of Finance/Accounting experience with at least 2 years as a Controller;
Travel – approximately 10%
Core Success Skills
Willingness to embrace SBD Leadership Qualities
Proactive not reactive
Continuous improvement mindset
Acts as an involved business partner to Controllership and Operations teams
Demonstrates effective teamwork
Clear and concise visual presentation skills
Job Specific Competencies
Demonstrated leadership of diverse teams
Excellent interpersonal skills
Able to interact with all functions and levels of employees
Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
Requisition Number:70998BRFunction:Finance and Accounting City:NorthlakeEEO Statement:All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.Featured Category on SBD Careers:Finance & Accounting