Corporate Controller

January 22, 2019


Braidy Industries


Manufacturing and Production




Ashland, KY



The Corporate Controller will be responsible for the overall design, direction, coordination, and evaluation of the Financial Accounting Group and carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.
Responsibilities include:

  • Interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees.
  • Addressing complaints, and resolving problems.

This is a unique opportunity for an accounting and finance professional with a growth mindset who is ready to join a dynamic, fast-growing, industry disruptive company and accelerate their management and career development. Beyond performing day-to-day general ledger functions, the Accounting team tracks and reports on key business metrics and contributes to and co-leads high priority, cross-business unit and enterprise improvement initiatives that can positively impact the bottom line.

As part of the Braidy Industries Finance team, you will work in an open, inclusive, and collaborative environment, alongside key stakeholders and individual contributors from across the company. The Corporate Controller will be responsible for leading and mentoring a team responsible for continual development, implementation and execution of accounting team best practices, processes and tools for Braidy Industries.

This role will report to the Chief Financial Officer and take direct responsibility for all Accounting functions. He or She will need sharp analytical skills, determined work ethic, willingness to proactively roll up your sleeves, and the desire to help build a winning company are must haves.

For additional details please review the entire position description: Corporate Controller


Professional Experience/ Qualifications:

The required knowledge, skill, and/or ability for this role include:

  • Big 4 CPA Firm experience – 4 to 6 years.
  • 6+ years of progressively responsible experience leading (or strong #2 position) Accounting function in a corporate office environment or a publicly-listed company.
  • Experience with the accounting function of an industrial company in the metals industry serving clients in the automotive and aerospace industries.
  • Experience in implementing a Tier 1 Cloud based, ERP system for a global company.
  • Exceptional accounting skills - and a dedication to professional development.
  • Customer-centric; excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact with customers, partners and all levels of the organization.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills and high level of comfort presenting analysis and information to management.
  • World-class organizational skills, encompassing an extremely high attention to detail, a strong ownership-ethic and intense focus on accuracy and accountability.
  • Education Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance is required coupled with an advanced degree (MBA) is desired.
  • A CPA or equivalent is required. Compensation.

Our client is offering a competitive compensation package designed to attract top talent to the role.

Job Type

Full Time

Career Level

SVP, EVP, VP, Tax Director, Internal Audit Director, Control

Travel Requirements


Contact Name

David Westberry

Contact Phone