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Controller - Small but FAST Growing Entrepreneurial Business - HEMPHILL EXCLUSIVE

Locally owned Omaha business founded by a passionate & people-focused entrepreneur is searching for a Controller to step into this newly created position due to their intense growth.  This is a great opportunity to inherit a strong accounting team while partnering with the CFO that has been a huge catalyst fueling this company’s growth.  This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is eager to be challenged and see “what you are made of” in a company making waves in Omaha entrepreneurial circles.

 

  • Lead this company away from QuickBooks to a more appropriate software that better suits their growth trajectory
  • Take ownership for the audit and all reporting / monthly close and year end processes as you roll up your sleeves and lead the team at the same time
  • Lead, develop and coach a strong team comprised of Bookkeepers and Degreed Accountants and add key players to your team as the company expands and grows
  • Partner closely with the CEO and CFO on strategic projects tied to business growth including acquisition integration projects and process automation initiatives

 

Our client is searching for someone with experience working as the Controller or CFO in a small business, who knows what it takes to roll up your sleeves as you help this business take the next step.  Our client is searching for an A+ Player who resides within the Top 10% of their peer set.  Excellent growth opportunity both from a career and financial standpoint are available if you prove yourself in this exciting situation that will be challenging but endlessly fun as you work alongside hard working, positive people who are “in it to win it”!

 

For immediate consideration, call Jeff Kovar at 402-334-4800 *216 or send your resume to jkovar@hemphillsearch.com.  Job Number 8937JK

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Jeff Kovar

402-334-4800 ext 216

jkovar@hemphillsearch.com

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    Jeff has more than 15 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 15 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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