Date: December 13, 2017

Warren Averett Staffing and Recruiting is seeking a Controller in Tampa/Plant City. Are you a hands-on Controller for the most of your time but also enjoy sitting with the Owners to help craft the future of the organization?  If you’re interested in getting out of the normal boring day and into a company that’s on the grow, give us a call.  


  • Strong ability to lead department in all GAAP accounting that is required, technical issues that may arise, liaison with external auditors, and ad-hoc projects that may arise.
  • Sit with the President to lead the company’s financial decisions, assist with forward thinking moves, managing policies and procedures, and help with any and all ad-hoc projects.
  • Protects assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.
  • Monitors financial condition by conducting audits; providing information to external auditors.
  • Maximizes return, and limits risk, on cash by minimizing bank balances; making investments.
  • Prepares budgets by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data; recommending plans.
  • Achieves budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Provides status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing financial reports; advising management on needed actions.
  • Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action.
  • Advise on investment activities and provide strategies that the company should take
  • Analyze costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans.
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities while developing trends and projections for the firm’s finances.
  • Oversee operations of the finance department, set goals, and design a framework for these to be met.
  • Manage the preparation of the company’s budget.


  • BS/MA degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Professional qualification such as CFA/CPA or similar will be considered a plus
  • SAP experience is highly preferred
  • Background in the distribution arena would be helpful

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