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Core-Mark International

Controller - Management Development Program - must be willing to relocate

Core-Mark International - Atlanta, GA



Are you ready for the next step in your career?

Core-Mark is actively hiring for our Management Development Program, which is a dynamic 6 month training. The program is designed and focused on enhancing and strengthening your leadership capabilities within core competencies and ensure you have the skills, knowledge and resources to effectively lead, engage, and develop a team.

This position will eventually report directly to the Division President, and will have functional accountability to the corporate finance group located in South San Francisco. As a key member of the division management team, the Division Controller is responsible for timely review, interpretation and generation of recommendations related to division financial performance. The Division Controller is responsible for planning, organizing and directing the finance and accounting function, as well as, measuring its performance.

The Controller must also periodically review and evaluate major transactional processes in order to ensure internal controls are effective and the processes are efficient and cost effective.


Accurate and timely measurement of results and reporting of divisional financial performance to division management and corporate accounting.

Review financial results including revenue and expense trends with division's management team and make recommendations for corrective action to mitigate variances from plan.

Develop customer proformas to support pricing / bid process and evaluates actual profitability against expectations. Participate in Customer Business reviews as needed.

Develop annual strategic and financial business plans in collaboration with division management team.

Oversee accounts receivable function to ensure transactional integrity, adequate credit limits and bad debt reserves are established and day's sales outstanding (DSO) is minimized.

Monitor inventory management systems, policies and procedures to protect asset value. Special emphasis required to ensure proper procedures and controls are in place to keep inventory shrink at or below Company standard. Coordinate efforts of bi-annual physical inventory and timely, monthly reconciliation of perpetual inventory records.

Oversight of Accounts Payable function ensuring transactions are recorded accurately, timely and in accordance with company policy.

Timely filing of excise tax returns and ensure compliance with all other local regulatory and statutory filings.

Ensure all balance sheet accounts are reconciled and analyzed in accordance with U.S. GAAP and company policy.

Ensure division's fixed assets are accounted for accurately and timely.

Oversees on-site computer room operations to ensure effective and efficient use of systems.

Provide leadership and management to the division finance department.

Timely completion of SOX testing as required.

Workpapers, schedules and/or other documents required for the annual or periodic audit are accurate, complete and submitted timely.


BS in Accounting or Finance, CPA or similar designation a plus.

1-2 years' experience as an Assistant Controller or 3-5 years' experience as an Accounting Manager in a fast paced environment preferred.

Distribution, manufacturing or retail background preferred.

Strong organizational and leadership skills.

An effective communicator both orally and written.

Experience with SAP FI/CO a plus.

Must be willing to relocate.






Inspires teammates to follow them


Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest



Entrepreneurial Spirit

Inspired to perform well by an ability to drive new ventures within the business


Inspired to perform without outside help



Bachelors or better in Finance or related field.



1-2 years:

Experience with SAP

3-5 years:

Accounting Manager

1-2 years:

Assistant Controller

Licenses & Certifications

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Core-Mark International


Controller - Management Development Program - must be willing to relocate Core-Mark International - Atlanta, GA, United States


Location: Atlanta, GA

Company Profile:
Core-Mark is one of the largest broad-line, full-service marketers and distributors of packaged consumer products in North America. Founded in 1888, Core-Mark provides distribution and logistics services as well as marketing programs to over 29,000 retail locations across the United States and Canada through its 28 distribution centers. Core-Mark services traditional convenience retailers, grocers, mass merchandisers, drug, liquor and specialty stores, and other stores that carry consumer packaged goods.