Job Location
Burlington, MA, USA
Financial Controller

About us
Born out of MIT, VulcanForms is commercializing the first fully scalable industrial metal additive manufacturing (AM) solution. Building the world's most powerful and advanced metal AM system is the first step towards our vision of lights-out, highest quality metal AM mass production. We are a team of leading technology and operational experts with decades of experience in advanced manufacturing, materials, automation, and robotics. We continuously seek contributors who demonstrate outstanding integrity, intelligence, accountability, and a passion for learning. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

VulcanForms is hiring a Financial Controller for our Burlington, MA location.

Job Purpose
As the Financial Controller at VulcanForms Inc., Burlington, MA, you will direct all aspects of financial accounting and reporting to support business objectives. You will lead a team to improve processes, manage financial analysis and decision support on complex technical accounting matters, and support growth initiatives. Also, the role will establish and maintain a strong system of internal control.

This position is a key role and includes substantial visibility to the corporate leadership team. This person will lead the consolidation, report on business performance, and recommend actions to improve business processes and outcomes.

Key Accountabilities
  • Accountable for operational accounting and control across all financial aspects of the business.
  • Own the development, launch, and training of accounting policies worldwide.
  • Manage efficient, timely, and accurate monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial close processes for the organization, from data collection, analysis, accounting, and reporting.
  • Oversee the financial integrity of the financial data and systems for the organization, including monthly accrual and financial close entries, as well as helping inform key business analytics and cross-functional teams.
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts for accuracy and adherence to generally accepted accounting principles and internal policy, including preparation and management of quarterly reserve analysis.
  • Ensure material and significant transactions are evaluated based on US GAAP and SEC rules for the appropriate accounting treatments. Prepare white papers to support and implement applicable accounting policies to support treatment.
  • Design and implement processes and internal controls to ensure compliance with U.S. GAAP, Sarbanes-Oxley, internal policies, and statutory and or local regulations.
  • Coordinate documentation and review of accounting controls, Sarbanes and otherwise, and serve as a steward of the company-wide financial process, procedure, and controls.
  • Coordinate activities with external and internal auditors
  • Document new processes and procedures post ERP implementation.
  • Rationalize controls and redesign new controls post ERP implementation.
  • Attract, lead, and develop a team to achieve high engagement, strong team and individual performance. Monitor progress to company, department, and individual goals. Manage workload, evaluate resource requirements, and provide guidance to the team.
  • Lead accounting integration efforts for strategic acquisitions and partnerships – ensuring optimal use of accounting resources
  • Assist with board material preparation, communication, and ad hoc analysis.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent; CPA strongly preferred.
  • 8+ years accounting experience; experiences in public accounting, manufacturing or retail industries, international business, and acquisition integration a plus.
  • Proficient in U.S. GAAP and experience implementing internal controls, including anti-fraud controls (COSO framework).
  • Experience leading and conducting monthly closing of financials and generating financial reporting packages.
  • Proficient with accounting and financial reporting systems.
  • Experience with budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis is a plus.
  • Ability to analyze complex data and translate it into actionable information and plans
  • Experience with manufacturing environments preferred.
  • Proven experience working, communicating, influencing, and leading cross-functionally effectively and with all levels of management; experience within a matrixed environment preferred.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and project management skills; Ability to prioritize workload, meet deadlines, and execute sound decision making.
  • Ability to notice and attend to minor details while at the same time understanding the big picture
  • You have demonstrated strong personal drive, initiative, persistence, and accountability.
  • Business partner, hands-on approach to achieve desired outcomes
  • Authorized to work within the U.S. without restrictions or sponsorship now or in the future (U.S. Citizen or lawful Permanent Resident of the U.S. (U.S. green card holder))
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems, Epicor user experience preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with creating financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Experience leading a team
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to think independently
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Self-motivated, hands-on, practical mindset, and capable of setting and reaching ambitious goals
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available to you starting on your first day of employment
  • Generous time off package including vacation PTO, sick PTO, and 11 company-paid federal holidays.
  • 401(k) with company match and stock options.
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Position: Financial Controller

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