27 days old


Kelly Services
Lakeland, FL 33806
Kelly Services is currently recruiting for a "Controller" for our client in Lakeland, FL. The potential candidate must meet the below requirements.


Responsible for the overall management and direction of the US finance function in Lakeland, Florida.

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller in HQ Ireland.


Hands-on management of a finance function delivering to the highest professional standards.

Current operational site is in Lakeland, Florida, however there will be additional financial responsibility for acquired businesses.

Ensuring implementation of best-in-class financial systems, internal controls and processes, fully aligned to support the sales, operational and strategic development of the business.

Lead the financial assessment of strategic/commercial projects, including capital expenditure evaluation. This will include, but not be limited to, comprehensive business case development and sensitivity analysis, working with cross-functional teams to ensure robust assumption development.

Proactive ownership and management of potential areas of risk and compliance, including exposure or issues where further analysis is required. Provide recommendations to retire risk and exposure so as to safeguard the assets and business of the company.

Review and approve commercial pricing policy in alignment with Global Finance, and lead finance review/sign off of all US contract negotiations (Legal, Customer and Supplier).

Contribute towards tax planning and compliance, including transfer pricing needs across the Group from a US tax perspective.

Contribute and support to the local leadership team in the day-to-day management of the business, including the provision of relevant, timely and insightful financial information as required to facilitate management and Board decision-making, including KPI reporting, budgeting, forecasting and financial planning.

Ownership of all areas of US Financial Reporting, Tax, Banking.


Professional qualification in Finance/Accounting.

A minimum of 10 years experience in a similar position with a track record of successfully building and managing a finance function in a high growth environment.

Excellent practical knowledge of technical accounting (including integrated accounting and cost management systems) and tax issues.

Commercially astute and articulate, with the ability to operate at both a strategic and operational level.

Demonstrated track record of managing across multiple sites/regions.

Energetic and motivated, with strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships both internally and externally.


Responsible for the overall management and direction of the US finance function in Lakeland, Florida.

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller in HQ Ireland.

This is a Direct Hire position. It is a typical work week that consists of Monday Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm with some overtime. Company is offering a great starting salary, bonus, and a full benefit package. If you meet the above requirement please feel free to contact Arleen Ramos at Kelly Services 863-659-4374 / 863-688-4141 or please submit your resume to

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-08-27 Expires: 2021-09-27

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