Skip to Main Content

Assistant Controller

Sawstop Tualatin, OR

  • Expired: January 18, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

SawStop is the world leader in power tool safety, and we are looking for a focused Assistant Controller to join our team. Headquartered in Tualatin, Oregon, SawStop is the #1 manufacturer of table saws for the commercial and hobbyist markets, and our safety technology has saved thousands of users from devastating, life-changing table saw injuries. Founded in Oregon, SawStop is part of the TTS Group, a 3,000+ employee family-owned company based in Germany with a focus on long-term growth.SawStop is looking to develop new power tools in addition to improving existing product lines.

Join in the development of revolutionary products in an open and creative work environment where invention and dedication are both recognized and rewarded.As a member of the Finance Team, this experienced and thorough person will demonstrate expertise in a variety of financial and corporate accounting practices. The position relies on accuracy, efficiency and vast knowledge of US GAAP. The position reports to the VP of Finance.PRINCIPAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES.Manage month end closing process for multiple entities and ensure deadlines are metPrepare month-end financial statements, including P, balance sheet, and cash flow statements.

Ensure accuracy of financial statementsManage, monitor and maintain all accounts, ledgers and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards and regulatory requirementsEvaluate, improve and maintain accounting and internal control systemsEstablish accounting guidelines and procedures as necessary to align with TTS Group policy standardsCoordination and support of year-end audit procedures and preparation of financial statementsEnsure quality control over financial transactions and financial reportingRequest, prepare, collect, and compile all necessary documents for tax advisors and auditorsCoordinate and direct departmental budgetsSupport in communicating monthly reporting to parent entity including explanations of results and trendsDetect and address potential compliance issues proactivelyMaintain compliance with all state and federal regulationsREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS8+ years' experience in relevant areaBS or higher in relevant fieldExcellent US GAAP knowledge a must; German GAAP knowledge a plusAdvanced consolidation expertiseAbility to troubleshoot and problem solveExcellent Excel skillsConsistent, accurate, and thorough with an eye for detailsExcellent interpersonal skillsClear written and oral communication skillsPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSCertified Public Accountant (CPA) in good standingCorporate tax experience is a plus but will be supported by tax advisorsKnowledge in SawStop ERP: SageKnowledge in TTS Group ERP: SAPKnowledge of SawStop BI Tool: TableauAn Engaging WorkplaceSawStop provides a casual and engaging work environment. We provide excellent medical, dental and disability benefits, as well as company-matching 401-K.Please include cover letter and resume



Tualatin, OR
97062 USA
View all jobs at Sawstop