Learning Technologies Group plc (LTG) is a market-leader in the fast-growing workplace digital learning and talent management market. LTG offers large organizations a new approach to learning and talent in a business world driven by digital transformation. LTG is seeking an experienced Controller to join our US Finance team. This is a remote or a hybrid role in our Raleigh, NC office.

Position Summary

The Controller will be strategic member of the Finance team reporting to the Senior Director of Finance while supporting our Managing Directors (MDs). This critical role will be responsible for overseeing the controllership function, directing accounting activities, managing banking operations, maintaining fiscal records, establishing, and maintaining internal controls, improving our financial infrastructure, preparing financial reporting, and managing the accounting team. This individual must be a senior leader who is a change agent and driver of innovation willing to challenge the status quo from both an operational and team perspective. You will play a critical role in ensuring we continue building a world-class accounting function while partnering across the business to ensure our systems and processes are running smoothly.

Responsibilities

  • Lead and direct accounting function by overseeing accounting operations including financial reporting, general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and fixed assets
  • Ensure timely, complete, and accurate monthly close cycle
  • Lead internal financial statement reporting processes
  • Develop accounting policies in compliance with all applicable standards, develop efficient processes and procedures to ensure compliance
  • Provide technical accounting support and assess the impact of new accounting standard changes on the financial statements
  • Assist with financial planning & analysis, budgeting and forecasting efforts
  • Play a key role in any business-related transactions with a focus on compliance with policies and procedures and new accounting pronouncements
  • Establish and ensure appropriate processes and internal controls are in place for all financial processes
  • Develop and enforce internal controls to maximize protection of company assets, policies, procedures, and workflow
  • Work closely with external and internal auditors to support their reviews and audits
  • Work closely with stakeholders in the business including business MDs, departmental heads, and other Group finance teams
  • Oversee, support and mentor the accounting team with dynamic leadership that creates an environment of trust and productivity
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Minimum 10+ years of experience in accounting as a Controller
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Working knowledge of NetSuite 2.0, Salesforce, and Avalara
  • Proficient in Excel Word, and Power Point
  • Working knowledge of finance law and regulatory standards (US GAAP/IFRS)
  • Strong people-management skills, with the ability to develop and challenge a large professional team
  • Strong organizational skills with excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to rationalize complex issues
  • Strong working knowledge of detailed financial data analysis
  • Exemplary history of financial project management
  • The ideal candidate will have proven SAAS industry experience

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.