Interim Controller

$70 - $80 hourly
Job Category: Accounting & Finance
Position Type: Contract / Temporary
Work Model: Hybrid
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job ID: 134370
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Our client isn't just another consumer electronics manufacturer. They arere passionate about creating devices that are not only technologically advanced but also beautifully designed and meticulously crafted. 
Right now, we are assisting a client as they search for a talented Interim Controller to join their team at the manufacturing facility in Westmont, IL. In this critical role, you will be responsible for providing financial leadership and oversight, ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of financial reporting, and partnering with cross-functional teams to achieve strategic objectives. 
Interim Controller Responsibilities: 

  • Manage the full accounting cycle, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger and financial reporting 

  • Prepare accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with GAAP 

  • Develop and implement internal controls to safeguard assets and ensure compliance with financial regulations 

  • Analyze financial data, identify trends, and provide insights to inform business decisions 

  • Partner with department heads to develop and monitor budgets 

  • Oversee the accounts payable and receivable teams, ensuring efficient operations and timely payments 

  • Identify and implement cost-saving measures to improve profitability 

  • Stay abreast of accounting best practices and industry trends 

Interim Controller Requirements: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required 

  • CPA certification preferred 

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a supervisory role 

  • Proven experience in interim accounting roles 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 

  • Proficient in accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks, SAP) 

  • Ideally some experience in a manufacturing environment (can be any type including CGP and Food & Bev) 


If you are ready to innovate a team, and build a legacy, apply today to be our client’s next Interim Controller and we will be in touch with more details.  
Thank you, 
Allee Struve 
Team Lead – Management Resources 
LaSalle Network 

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.