The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a national trade association representing the world’s leading chemical and plastics manufacturers, currently has an opportunity for a Controller for its CHEMTREC division. ACC represents its members on public policy issues; coordinates the industry’s research and testing programs; and administers Responsible Care®, the industry’s environment, health, safety and security performance improvement initiative.
The position is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the financial, accounting and budgeting activities of the CHEMTREC, LLC, an entity of the American Chemistry Council (ACC). Responsibilities of this position include management of Finance department staff, budget/forecast preparation and implementation, full-cycle accounting, cash management, financial statement preparation, financial management consultation, and contract management. The position is also responsible for ensuring compliance with all legal, regulatory reporting relationships and U.S. GAAP requirements. The position reports directly to the Chief Executive, CHEMTREC.
Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance related-field, certified public accountant designation, and at least 10 years’ experience in an accounting and/or finance role.
About American Chemistry Council
The American Chemistry Council (ACC) represents the leading companies engaged in the business of chemistry. ACC members apply the science of chemistry to make innovative products and services that make people's lives better, healthier and safer. ACC is committed to improved environmental, health and safety performance through Responsible Care®, common sense advocacy designed to address major public policy issues, and health and environmental research and product testing. The business of chemistry is a $558 billion enterprise and a key element of the nation's economy. It is one of the nation’s largest exporters, accounting for ten cents out of every dollar in U.S. exports. Chemistry companies are among the largest investors in research and development. Safety and security have always been primary concerns of ACC members, and they have intensified their efforts, working closely with government agencies to improve security and to defend against any threat to the nation’s critical infrastructure.