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Cedar Rapids, IA

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CRST Logistics is seeking a detail oriented and dedicated Controller to be located in our Cedar Rapids, Iowa office.

Job Summary: The Controller is responsible for accurate and timely reporting of financials for CRST Logistics, overseeing accounting and customer billing departments, and providing financial analysis to help guide and support management decisions and strategic planning.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

•Complete month end close accurately and within five business days.

•Determine and monitor the financial statement accruals and estimates.

•Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and quarterly forecasts.

•Ensure that all revenue and expense items are recorded and are valid, reviewing items with CRST Logistics management.

•Analyze Financial results including review of customer specific financial results, working with Logistics operational and top management on activities to improve financial performance.

•Develop and implement accounting policies, procedures and internal controls.

•Reconcile balance sheet accounts monthly.

•Direct much of the workload of the CRST Logistics pricing team.

•Hire, supervise and train exempt and nonexempt accounting and administrative personnel.

•Perform evaluations, recommend salary increases, and conduct reviews of staff.

•Function as a key person within the management staff of CRST Logistics.

•Perform other duties and projects as assigned.

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

•3-5 years of previous experience

•BA degree in a related field required

•Previous public accounting experience preferred

•Ability to review financial and operational processes and provide recommendations for improvement or increased efficiency

•Must posses analytical skills

•Quickly analyze financial results and provide answers to top management

Please send a resume for review to Erin at

CRST is an EOE

Posted 09/27/16

Job ID: 20409717
Mactive ID: 34323