[Jobs] Open position Director of Finance Industries of the Blind Greensboro NC

Richard Oliver rwoliverjr66 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 24 16:13:26 UTC 2018


Industries of the Blind located in Greensboro, North Carolina is a 501 C 3
not for profit company and operates inside of the AbilityOne Program.
Industries of the Blind is currently looking to fill the role of Director
of Finance.

The Finance Director will report directly to the CEO and will be
responsible for the overall financial management and controls for
Industries of the Blind, Greensboro, NC (IOB), which engages in contract
manufacturing and assembly, custom packaging solutions and distribution
services for the US government, the military, and numerous commercial
enterprises. This financial leader will advise the CEO, BOD and leadership
team on financial implications of plans and expectations and partner with
the appropriate parties to maximize earnings, conserve working capital and
optimize investment in opportunities that make the best use of IOB’s
operating capabilities.


*Job Responsibilities:*



   -

   Manage the preparation and presentation of monthly, quarterly and annual
   GAAP compliant financial statements and reconcile to budget and prior
   period trends through detailed variance analysis.
   -

   Ensure accuracy and timeliness of pro forma financial analyses for
   significant transactions, and major capital expenditure proposals; present
   leadership team with a clear and concise review of current and projected
   operating results
   -

   Assess, train and upgrade finance organization to meet the changing
   needs of the business.
   -

   Exercise strong leadership skills including communications and teamwork
   between finance, operating groups, administrative staff.
   -

   Partner with the CEO and other members of the leadership team; provide
   advice and counsel on a wide range of issues facing the business.
   -

   Facilitate timely development of financial plans and budgets, including
   capital spending, standard cost, and cash flow.  Proactively assess key
   assumptions underlying operating plans; identify major risks and
   opportunities and compare to management expectations.
   -

   Manage assets, revenue chain, credit & collections, and cash.  Identify
   and pursue opportunities for reducing working capital.
   -

   Support sales through the review of quotes consistent with corporate
   profit objectives.  Use backlog data to project short term earnings.
   -

   Refine and maintain the integrity of IOB’s standard cost system.  Assess
   multiple standard cost variances to improve standard cost, pricing,
   inventory valuation.
   -

   Link standard cost expectations to financial statements.  Reconcile and
   account for any inconsistencies.
   -

   Coordinate with internal and external auditors to ensure efficient
   reviews of financial data and controls.  Provide leadership to
   strengthen internal controls.
   -

   Ensure, with external parties, required tax and audit documents are
   prepared accurately and in timely manner

*Job Qualifications*


   -

   Minimum 15 years financial management experience in progressively
   responsible positions within manufacturing organization.
   -

   Strong skills and knowledge of accounting theory and application of
   financial principles (GAAP) and standard cost accounting in a manufacturing
   environment.
   -

   Demonstrated track record of financial control and analysis within a
   manufacturing environment including the interpretation of standard cost
   variance analysis.
   -

   Working knowledge of ERP; ability to recommend changes and upgrades to
   meet the needs of the business.
   -

   Strong managerial presence that reflects a participative, pro-active,
   hands-on operating style requiring a high energy level and tolerance to
   tight deadlines.
   -

   Excellent communication, people development, planning and organization
   skills. B.S. degree required.  MBA/CPA preferred.

For more information and to discuss how to apply, please visit Industries
of the Blind's website at www.industriesoftheblind.com or call Laverne
Goodridge or Susan Williams at 336-274-1591.










































































































































































































































   -





      Assess,



      train and upgrade finance organization to meet the changing
needs of the



      business.



      -





      Exercise



      strong leadership skills including communications and teamwork
between



      finance, operating groups, administrative staff.



      -





      Partner



      with the CEO and other members of the leadership team; provide
advice and



      counsel on a wide range of issues facing the business.



      -





      Facilitate



      timely development of financial plans and budgets, including
capital



      spending, standard cost, and cash flow.



      Proactively



      assess key assumptions underlying operating plans; identify
major risks and



      opportunities and compare to management expectations.



      -





      Manage



      assets, revenue chain, credit & collections, and cash.



      Identify



      and pursue opportunities for reducing working capital.



      -





      Support



      sales through the review of quotes consistent with corporate
profit



      objectives.



      Use



      backlog data to project short term earnings.



      -





      Refine



      and maintain the integrity of IOB’s standard cost system.



      Assess



      multiple standard cost variances to improve standard cost,
pricing,



      inventory valuation.



      -





      Link



      standard cost expectations to financial statements.



      Reconcile



      and account for any inconsistencies.




      -





      Coordinate



      with internal and external auditors to ensure efficient reviews
of



      financial data and controls.



      Provide



      leadership to strengthen internal controls.



      -





      Ensure,



      with external parties, required tax and audit documents are
prepared



      accurately and in timely manner







      *Job



      Qualifications*





   -





      Minimum



      15 years financial management experience in progressively
responsible



      positions within manufacturing organization.



      -





      Strong



      skills and knowledge of accounting theory and application of
financial



      principles (GAAP) and standard cost accounting in a
manufacturing



      environment.



      -





      Demonstrated



      track record of financial control and analysis within a
manufacturing



      environment including the interpretation of standard cost
variance analysis.



      -





      Working



      knowledge of ERP; ability to recommend changes and upgrades to
meet the



      needs of the business.



      -





      Strong



      managerial presence that reflects a participative, pro-active,
hands-on



      operating style requiring a high energy level and tolerance to
tight



      deadlines.



      -





      Excellent



      communication, people development, planning and organization
skills. B.S.



      degree required.



      MBA/CPA



      preferred.
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