Job Listing Detail


Location: Rome, GA
Date: 3/20/2019

This is a successful company that has been in business for 20+ years selling to a diversified group of Retailers. They sell to brick and mortar as well as the dot coms. They also offer a variety of products in the Home Décor area. Base salary + full benefits.

• Final responsibility of all finance domains: Controlling, Tax, Treasury, A/R, A/P, bank relations, insurances
• Business partner of the Country president: support and challenge all management team in order to drive operational excellence & cost control, structure and advice on daily operations, review and approve investments from a finance point of view
• Final responsibility of the monthly, quarterly and yearly financial closing process:
o Accurate financial closing in line with the corporate closing calendar and corporate guidelines
o Analysis of the results
o Standard reporting packages
• Controlling: improve controlling structure and increase business insights, drive change and business case thinking: profit/cost center setup, variance analysis, fixed expenses analysis, drive business case mentality
• Inventory valuation: ensure periodical inventory counts are made; monthly inventory valuation and ageing provisions
• Manage capex: prepare and challenge business cases and capex requests, follow-up on spend, accurate reporting
• Sales & Margin reporting: generate monthly sales reporting providing insights on business performance towards local management as well as group and the sales teams
• Monthly follow-up on customer accruals together with Group accounting
• Product costing: set-up a product costing flow allowing to come to an actual cost of product processing
• Maintain the pricing tool: periodically update the pricing tool based on the most recent product costing information
• Production reporting: set-up and report on the operational KPIs; linked to product costing
• FTE / wage cost analysis in corporation with HR
• Set-up of procedures and control systems to ensure accurate company flows compliant with corporate standards
• Contact person for external auditors, legal & tax advisors
• Closely work together with Corporate functions (Belgium): Division controlling, Corporate Accounting, Tax, Treasury, Legal

Job Profile:
• 15+ years of experience in Controlling (Accounting)
• Hands-on mentality of senior positions required in a lean organization structure
• Strong business acumen (Controlling mindset) and business case thinking
• SAP knowledge is absolute plus (FICO, BO)
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Ability to translate the numbers into management insights
• Excellent writing skills: reports towards internal management and Corporate organization

Works closely with:
• All departments in Controlling and Accounting in Belgium
• Customers
• Suppliers

Direct Reports:
• Accounting/Controlling Assistant US

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

If you're a candidate and would like to submit your confidential resume, please use We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our current job searches.


Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry. Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world

If you're a candidate and would like to submit your confidential resume, please use We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our current job searches.

Senior Leaders

Rick Rush
Rick Rush


  • Melissa Rush
    Melissa Rush

    Senior Executive Recruiter

  • Ashley Higginbotham

    Senior Executive Recruiter

  • Kimber McFadden
    General Manager,
    Nonwovens & Industrial Textiles

    Kristen Bowser
    Kristen Bowser

    Senior Executive Recruiter

  • Shelly Barton
    Shelly Barton

    Senior Executive Recruiter

  • John Kohler
    John Kohler

    Senior Executive Recruiter