Directs overall accounting policy, practices and procedures throughout the corporation in conformance with generally accepted accounting principles.
Responsible for direct supervision of tax, cost and general accounting operations, as well as internal auditing, budgetary controls, payrolls, physical inventory, and accounting policy/procedures.
Assures proper maintenance and retention of fiscal records and accuracy of data for internal and external financial reports.
Interprets operating results in terms of costs, budgets and financial trends and makes recommendations for cost reduction and/or profit opportunities.
Consolidates capital assets, maintenance and operating budgets. Exercises controls to assure expenditures and appropriation requests are within authorized budgets, and that funds are available prior to commitment.
Works closely with independent auditors on all accounting matters.
Maintains company chart of accounts and assures correct accounting classification of expenditures and related documents. Certifies vouches for payment by treasury.