Driven Brands Corporate Controller in Denver, Colorado
Driven Brands™, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, is the parent company of some of North America’s leading automotive aftermarket brands including Take 5 Oil Change®, Meineke Car Care Centers®, Automotive Training Institute™, Maaco®, CARSTAR®, ABRA®, Uniban™, 1-800-Radiator & A/C® and PH Vitres d’Autos™. Driven Brands has over 3,100 centers across the United States and Canada, and combined, all businesses generate more than $3.1 billion in system sales and service approximately 9 million vehicles annually.
Driven Brands is the quintessential growth company, more than tripling its revenues, brands, employees, and profits over the past six years. The primary focuses of the company are growing its franchisee’s profitability, all brands’ unit count and creating opportunities for its employees, franchisees, and investors. Our culture of meritocracy inspires high performance and innovation among our employees. We enable our employees and franchisees to go further, faster— generating growth for our franchisees' businesses and our employees' careers. For more information, visit drivenbrands.com.
Responsible for direct supervision of all accounting staff within ICWG US. Primary responsibilities include supervision of the monthly close process, monthly, quarterly and annual billings to clients for services provided, collection of accounts receivable, supervising accounts payable, monthly preparation of a reforecast, and annual preparation of a budget. The ICWG US Controller will also be part of a team that creates and implements policies and procedures to identify, resolve and document accounting issues in addition to creating procedures to make the close and reporting processes more efficient and accurate.
Accountable for the accounting operations of the company, to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk.
Perform month-end closing and year-end closing and coordinate and assign duties to the accounting staff as needed.
Preparation variance analysis on both the Income Statement and Balance Sheet
Evaluate departmental performance and make adjustments to daily operations when needed to ensure the department meets overall goals and objectives.
Ensure controls are designed and operating effectively to comply with SOX
Management and timely closure of both internal and external audits
Oversee and support integration of new acquisitions into ICWG
Ensure proper application of US GAAP
Propose solutions to streamline current processes/activities
Prepare and participate in business unit review meetings
Oversee and support the preparation and review of account reconciliations
Review and approve Journal Entries
Partner with the Business to accomplish key objectives and KPIs
BS Degree with emphasis in Accounting
10+ years of accounting and management experience
Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
Expertise in various database query and reporting tools
Strong analytic and quantitative skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Management experience with a proven record of employee engagement
Additional criteria that would be a plus:
Masters or MBA
Public accounting experience
Certified Public Accountant
Requisition ID: 2021-6748
External Company URL: https://www.drivenbrands.com/
Line of Business: Driven Brands, Inc.