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Oakbrook Terrace, IL, US


Position Overview



The Controller is responsible for leading various corporate accounting functions for Redbox, maintaining fiscal records, establishing and maintaining budgetary controls and procedures, and preparing financial reports in compliance with the company’s reporting requirements and operating procedures. This role maintains a partnership with leaders from Finance and our Lines of Business -- optimizing processes, managing change, ensuring business strategies are understood and supported, and ensuring that accounting policies are implemented across the company.


Key Responsibilities

  • Lead various corporate accounting functions including Accounting, Treasury, Financial Reporting and AR/AP teams, developing and maintaining financial controls and establishing appropriate business policies.
  • Direct all aspects of accounting operations, including timely and accurate general ledger accounting, accounts payable, month-end close and preparation of internal management financial reports.
  • Develop, maintain, and ensure compliance for all necessary accounting policies and procedures; review LOB accounting practice to ensure GAAP compliance.
  • Ensure compliance with all SEC rules and regulations. Draft and review financial SEC filings on Forms 10-Q and 10-K. Assist in review of other filings.
  • Review and update team’s SOX documentation and ensure compliance.
  • Ensure the integrity, completeness, accuracy and financial statement presentation of the company’s financial statements.
  • Manage process for annual external audit; work with external auditors to enable timely review of external financial statements.
  • Work closely with IT Finance Team for successful implementation, upgrades and maintenance of financial systems.
  • Manage the SharePoint site for external reporting, audit, and internal processes.
  • Research technical accounting issues for new and proposed management initiatives and new accounting standards; document and present company’s position.
  • Prepare various financial analyses, including earnings release and Audit Committee schedules.
  • Maintain accurate daily cash forecasting in order to make timely cash management decisions.
  • Assist in providing relevant information for due diligence and re-financing efforts.
  • Prepare KPI and specialized reporting for various Redbox departments.
  • Provide mentoring and staff development.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field required
  • CPA required
  • 10 + years of progressive experience in public accounting and/or financial reporting
  • Previous experience as a controller or assistant controller is preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Current and extensive understanding of GAAP, SOX and SEC rules is required; extensive knowledge of financial governance and compliance
  • Proven leadership skills and strong decision making capabilities
  • Excellent written / interpersonal communications skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage projects and timelines
  • Analytical problem solving & time management skills

Physical Requirements

Sedentary work involves remaining in a stationary position most of the time in front of a computer, using a keyboard, mouse and telephone. Regularly operate a computer and other office equipment. Occasionally move about the work site to access file cabinets, office equipment, etc. Exert up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or regularly move objects. Communicate and exchange information with co-workers and others in person and electronically. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned.


This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


Redbox® is always on the lookout for innovative thinkers. If you like solving problems in new ways, if you’re passionate about ideas that become businesses and you want to be part of a team that values you for everything you are, check us out. You’ll find a diverse, dynamic and welcoming work environment full of exciting challenges and endless opportunity.


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