Careers

  • Post Date

    June 18, 2020

  • Reference Number

  • Division

    Americana Tire & Wheel

  • Department

  • Country

    USA

  • Location

    Reynoldsburg, OH

Controller - Americana Tire & Wheel

At Kenda, we owe our success to one simple fact: We employ the best people in the tire business. Thanks to their hard work and innovation, we've become a leading manufacturer of bicycle, motorcycle, ATV (All-Terrain Vehicle), golf, industrial, light truck, mobility, motorcycle, passenger car, trailer, and utility applications. Since the inception of our company in 1962, we have operated on core values of honesty, innovation, quality, and customer service.

In addition to a comprehensive portfolio of Kenda brand retail products, we supply fleet volumes of wheels and tires to some of the largest vehicle manufacturers in the world. Our Reynoldsburg, Ohio location is the site of Kenda USA, which manages all aspects of Kenda’s North American operations.

We are seeking an experienced, hands-on Controller to join our group management team. The position is responsible for overseeing and financial and accounting functions, as well as being involved in a variety of other aspects of the operation, i.e. inventory control, quotes, receivables, etc. Candidates should also be familiar with various manufacturing processes and lean initiatives to further contribute to the profitability of the division.

Responsibilities:

  • Manages established financial and accounting functions per GAAP and Company policies & procedures.

 

  • Prepare journal entries, monthly closing reports, and reconciliations.

 

  • Prepare monthly financial statements.

 

  • Monitor and review sub-ledger system and reports for accuracy and completeness.

 

  • Analyze and interpret financial data and recommend changes to improve systems and financial performance.

 

  • Support purchasing to ensure integrity of inventory transactions, including, cycle counts, valuation adjustments, and standard cost roll-ups.

 

  • Perform banking functions, such as preparation of daily deposits, ACH payment processing, and bank reconciliation.

 

  • Oversee monthly customer accounts receivable and collection status and reports to management as needed.

 

  • Review daily sales batches for accurate pricing and gross margin, and update sales batches to sub-ledger.

 

  • Review and resolve financial procedures, operations, and workflows among branch locations to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures.

 

  • Maintain Fixed Asset Inventory and update of data.

 

  • Manage and coordinate year-end physical inventory processes, and be on-site during the count process, as needed.

 

  • Prepare annual budget for management approval

 

  • Prepare Sales & Use tax, and Excise tax returns

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required.
  • CPA designation is preferred.
  •  Minimum of 5 years as experience as a Controller, or combined relevant experience.
  •  Strong Microsoft Office experience.
  •  Previous experience with Sage Software is helpful.

Benefits:

Competitive Pay

Paid Holidays, Vacation & Sick Time

401k with company match

Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits

Life, Accident, Critical Care Insurance

Short and Long Term Disability Benefits

Employee purchase pricing on auto, power sport, and bicycle tires

 

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)