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Controller & Finance Director - Lincoln, Nebraska - HEMPHILL EXCLUSIVE!

Hemphill is excited to partner with an impressive Lincoln business as they select a new financial leader to head up all aspects of Accounting & Finance as well as Human Resources and IT!  This is a wonderful opportunity to partner with a brilliant executive team who are also down to earth, great people, in this impact role!

 

  • Lead a small staff and roll up your sleeves while overseeing all aspects of the accounting / reporting / monthly close process
  • Take full ownership for the budgeting, forecasting, ad hoc analysis and strategic financial management for this growing business
  • Oversee all aspects of Human Resources including payroll, new hire onboarding, benefits and 401k administration
  • Act as the main point of contact with outside IT vendor, while evaluating systems and technology
  • Take the lead role in system / ERP implementations as you help this company stay ahead of its competition
  • This is an impact role - a true opportunity to be at the table with other key leaders; you will have a voice and a real opportunity to help this company reach its full potential in the years ahead

 

This is a tremendous opportunity to join a company that puts integrity and core values above all.  It is a company that appreciates, recognizes and generously rewards its employees.  This company moves at a brisk pace, so we are searching for a high energy leader who is looking for a challenge, opportunity to make a meaningful impact and the chance to learn from and partner closely with exceptional leaders.  Opportunities like this in Lincoln do not surface very often!

 

To for immediate consideration or to learn more, please call Jeff Kovar at 402-334-4800 *216 or send your resume to jkovar@hemphillsearch.com.  Job Number 8350JK.

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Jeff Kovar

402-334-4800 ext. 216

jkovar@hemphillsearch.com

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    Jeff has more than 10 years of experience within accounting and financial recruiting. A key factor in Jeff's success is his passion to build long-standing relationships while focused on an in-depth understanding of the strengths, interests, and career goals of each individual he works with. Jeff takes pride in his role, and knows that helping an individual step up to a position where they are focused on their strengths, while having the opportunity to grow professionally, are key factors in identifying the "right match." "It is incredibly rewarding to know that we have helped make a real difference in the life of an individual when we place them into a company where they are well positioned for success, happiness, and career growth."

    Jeff understands that the biggest factor contributing to the success of a leader is their ability to identify, hire, develop, and retain high quality employees. Jeff is tenacious in his recruitment and careful while selecting individuals who will be successful and happy in their new position long-term. It is all about the "right match" so, Jeff pushes himself to make sure that the companies and the individuals we assist have found the right solution!

    Jeff graduated from Millard South High School where he played basketball and was active in student council. Jeff had fun while investing six years coaching youth basketball in the Omaha Parochial Athletic League and the Millard Junior High feeder league. Jeff studied Pre-Law at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and then transferred to Creighton where he switched his major to Organizational Communication. Prior to joining Hemphill Search Group, Jeff worked in corporate foreign currency exchange, with Travelex and Custom House, who are both now owned by Western Union Business Solutions.

    Jeff and his wife Jenny grew up in Omaha and met while in High School. They are very active and enjoy playing golf, traveling, and cheering the Cornhusker Football and Basketball teams, and they are also enthusiastic Creighton Basketball fans. Jeff and Jenny have a young and growing family, with son Connor, and daughters Kate and Grace.

Jeff has more than 10 years of experience within accounting and financial recruiting. A key factor in Jeff's success is his passion to build long-standing relationships while focused on an in-depth understanding of the strengths, interests, and career goals of each individual he works with. Jeff takes pride in his role, and knows that helping an individual step up to a position where they are focused on their strengths, while having the opportunity to grow professionally, are key factors in identifying the "right match." "It is incredibly rewarding to know that we have helped make a real difference in the life of an individual when we place them into a company where they are well positioned for success, happiness, and career growth."

Jeff understands that the biggest factor contributing to the success of a leader is their ability to identify, hire, develop, and retain high quality employees. Jeff is tenacious in his recruitment and careful while selecting individuals who will be successful and happy in their new position long-term. It is all about the "right match" so, Jeff pushes himself to make sure that the companies and the individuals we assist have found the right solution!

Jeff graduated from Millard South High School where he played basketball and was active in student council. Jeff had fun while investing six years coaching youth basketball in the Omaha Parochial Athletic League and the Millard Junior High feeder league. Jeff studied Pre-Law at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and then transferred to Creighton where he switched his major to Organizational Communication. Prior to joining Hemphill Search Group, Jeff worked in corporate foreign currency exchange, with Travelex and Custom House, who are both now owned by Western Union Business Solutions.

Jeff and his wife Jenny grew up in Omaha and met while in High School. They are very active and enjoy playing golf, traveling, and cheering the Cornhusker Football and Basketball teams, and they are also enthusiastic Creighton Basketball fans. Jeff and Jenny have a young and growing family, with son Connor, and daughters Kate and Grace.

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