Controller [3794]

Website Whitman Associates, Inc.

Company working in the defense and space industry seeks a permanent Controller to manage internal accounting processes and ensure financial stability. This role reports to the Chief Financial Officer.


  • Oversee accounting operations and company finances by assisting with accounts payable, accounts receivable, revenue recognition, and cash flow management.
  • Prepare and audit financial reports and statements.
  • Develop internal processes to ensure compliance with accounting principles and local, state, and federal laws.
  • Act as a mentor for the accounting team and assist in the performance review process.
  • Assist members of senior leadership in improving the organization’s operational systems.
  • Implement new financial processes and train staff in new technological systems.
  • Maintain strong relationships with external stakeholders.


  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Exemplary judgement and strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to foster a positive work environment.
  • Ability to work collaboratively.
  • Ability to manage pressure and meet deadlines effectively.
  • Experience creating financial documents and interpreting financial data.
  • Comprehensive understanding of accounting principles.
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office applications and accounting software.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in manufacturing or defense contracting.
  • Ability to travel as needed.

Salary: $150,000 – $180,000 per year.

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