Global Controller

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
POSTED: Nov 20, 2023

Our client, a global fashion and design brand is seeking an experience and strategic-minded Global Controller to oversee and manage all aspects of financial accounting, reporting, and analysis on a global scale.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

Up to $210,000 + bonus

Position Overview:

The ideal Global Controller candidate will be responsible for ensuring financial integrity, accuracy, and compliance across multiple entities and regions.

Responsibilities of the Global Controller:

  • Financial Oversight: Oversee the financial operations of the organization, including budgeting, forecasting, and financial planning. Ensure compliance with accounting standards, laws, and regulations across all locations
  • Consolidated Financial Reporting: Lead the preparation of consolidated financial statements and reports for the entire global organization. Provide accurate and timely financial information to executive management and stakeholders
  • Internal Controls and Compliance: Establish and maintain robust internal controls to safeguard assets and ensure accurate financial reporting. Monitor compliance with financial policies and procedures across all regions
  • Treasury Management: Manage global cash flow, banking relationships, and foreign currency risk exposure. Develop strategies to optimize cash management and working capital efficiency
  • Tax Strategy and Compliance: Collaborate with tax advisors and local teams to develop and implement tax strategies. Ensure compliance with tax laws and regulations in all jurisdictions
  • Financial Analysis and Strategy: Conduct in-depth financial analysis, identify key financial drivers, and provide strategic recommendations to senior management for decision-making and growth initiatives
  • Team Leadership: Provide leadership and guidance to the global finance team. Foster a culture of excellence, collaboration, and continuous improvement within the finance department

Qualifications for the Global Controller:

  • Experience in the Fashion/Luxury Retail/Apparel Industries
  • Strong understanding of international accounting standards and regulatory requirements
  • Proven experience in managing complex financial structures and working in a multinational environment
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in financial software, ERP systems, and advanced Excel skills
  • Strategic thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving abilities

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required


  • 401k match
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Paid time off
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Position ID: 133648