As a company, Athena is a team – not just of highly motivated individuals, but of many varied skills and talents. We are planners, managers, financial specialists, HR executives, information technologists, marketers and more, all with deep experience in our chosen fields. We serve clients in every hemisphere and in every major industry. What brings us together at Athena is a unique opportunity to apply what we’ve learned in a whole new way, as a nimble, fast-moving group that helps clients meet new, unexpected, and often unfamiliar needs quickly, thoroughly and effectively.
Athena is looking for an asst. controller to join its growing team. The successful candidate must have excellent financial management and organizational skills as well as be highly detail oriented. This person will manage finance and accounting departments providing information, primarily financial in nature, about all company activities that will assist management, its shareholders and other users in making educated economic decisions about the company’s future.
Required Education and Experience:
Manages the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the Accounting/Finance, Operations, & HR Departments. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the company policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include HR onboarding and other related onboarding tasks
Language And Mathematical Skills:
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations; ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries and complaints. Effective and persuasive presentation skills on controversial or complex topics to top management, public groups and/or board of directors. Must be able to calculate figures and amounts for all bookkeeping, payroll, budgets, statistical analysis and probability statements. Controller must use the utmost discretion in all presentations/correspondence and communication for staff.