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Director of Accounting & Compliance (Corporate Controller)

Company: Fortive Corporation
Location: Chandler
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

We are looking for a Director of Accounting and US Government Compliance to support the PacSci EMC Business Unit, which is an operating company under Fortive Corporation. In this role, you will need to be an authority with a positive approach. You have the ability to collaborate with department leaders to move the business forward. This position is responsible for leading all aspects of the accounting function including but not limited to general ledger, cash management, revenue recognition (ASC606), tax reporting, payroll, and US Government compliance. Requires application of accounting principles, GAAP requirements, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance requirements, FAR/CAS government regulations and standard processes.Responsibilities:

  • Strong people leader with a track record of driving business results through building engaged, hard-working teams
  • Manage and lead month, quarter and year-end close & forecast processes, issue timely and accurate financial statement reporting
  • Monthly balance sheet forecasting process and cash operations execution to meet/exceed working capital targets
  • Facilitate external and internal audits relating to all matters financial, including statutory audits, internal corporate audits, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) audits, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act audits, DCAA and Customer audits of the accounting systems and company financial billing rates. Ensure timely remediation and closure of any audit findings.
  • Develop and implement Forward Pricing Rates (FPR) and Incurred Cost Electronically (ICE) model
  • Payroll and timekeeping functions
  • Identify & implement continuous improvement opportunities using Fortive Business Systems (FBS).
  • Full business partnership with the leadership team to drive margin expansion opportunities and effective risk mitigation though data driven financial analysis
  • A bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related area is required
  • 7+ years of wide-ranging experience in the Accounting and Finance fields, including a background in companies with revenues of $200 million or more
  • Validated history of accomplishments in sophisticated and fast-paced operating environments, ability to influence others, drive and implement change, and standardize/streamline processes
  • Excellent analytical, modeling, and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong understanding of financial statement functions and reporting
  • Experience with financial and operating functions in a manufacturing business
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including the ability to convey technical financial information to non-financial partners
  • Proven record of creative problem solving and organizational change
  • Upbeat demeanor, coupled with detailed execution skills
  • Strong business partnership, leadership, interpersonal skills with the ability to interact optimally with diverse personalities in a highly matrixed organization
  • In-depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws, and standard processes
  • Strong leading, mentor, analytic and influence skills to develop, lead and guide a staff of accounting professionalsPreferred Qualifications:
  • DCMA (Government Accounting) experience
  • Solid understanding of government compliance regulations, and program/cost accounting to include FAR/CAS
  • MBA and/or Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Familiarity with Oracle data warehousing and HyperionFortives essential technology makes the world stronger, safer, and smarter. We accelerate transformation across a broad range of applications including environmental, health and safety compliance, industrial condition monitoring, next-generation product design, and healthcare safety solutions. We are a global industrial technology innovator with a startup spirit. Our forward-looking companies lead the way in software-powered workflow solutions, data-driven intelligence, AI-powered automation, and other disruptive technologies. Were a force for progress, working alongside our customers and partners to solve challenges on a global scale, from workplace safety in the most demanding conditions to groundbreaking sustainability solutions. We are a diverse team 17,000 strong, united by a dynamic, inclusive culture and energized by limitless learning and growth. We use the proven Fortive Business System (FBS) to accelerate our positive impact. At Fortive, we believe in you. We believe in your potentialyour ability to learn, grow, and make a difference. At Fortive, we believe in us. We believe in the power of people working together to solve problems no one could solve alone. At Fortive, we believe in growth. Were honest about whats working and what isnt, and we never stop improving and innovating. Fortive: For you, for us, for growth. Ready to move your career forward? Find out more at Pacific Scientific Energetic Materials Company (PacSci EMC), a Fortive Corporation (NYSE: FTV) operating company, makes critical missions possible. From concept to demonstration to delivery, we provide leading-edge energetic materials, devices and subsystems for use in military and commercial applications. With engineering and manufacturing capability in Arizona and California, our associates work together to solve the toughest technical challenges with a dedication to Safety First, Quality Every TimeTM. We enable success for innumerable missions on a daily basis, impacting the lives of military personnel, law enforcement officers, commercial airline pilots, astronauts, and oil field operators. For nearly a century, PacSci EMCs experience and expertise has been relied upon in the times When Milliseconds MatterTM. For more information, go to EMC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, sex, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. Nonetheless, pursuant to our subcontractor status on highly sensitive national security matters, Mechanical Assemblers and all other floor personnel who frequently shift cell assignments, as well as any personnel directly working with the following contract are subject to the following contractual provision: THAAD PRIME Flowdowns (H-Clauses) H-42 FOREIGN PERSONS, paragraph D., All employees of all entities that make up the Contractors team, whether subcontractors, consultants, or anyone who works with or on behalf of the Contractor will be citizens of the U.S. Accordingly, only U.S. citizens will be qualified to fill these roles. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment."The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a Fortive Company. Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available at: Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail to request accommodation."

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