DataDirect Networks (DDN.com) is a world leader in massively scalable storage. We are the leading provider of data storage and processing solutions and professional services that enable content-rich and high-growth IT environments to achieve the highest levels of systems scalability, efficiency and simplicity. DDN enables enterprises to extract value and deliver results from their information. Our customers include the world's leading online content and social networking providers, high performance cloud and grid computing, life sciences, media production organizations and security & intelligence organizations.
The position requires a strong mix of business acumen, financial technical skills, relationship management and team leadership. The ideal candidate will have proven experience as a Controller in a software/high-tech company and will be responsible for all aspects of accounting and finance including management of day-to-day operations for a multinational environment. Key responsibilities include financial statements and reporting, general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and inventory cost accounting and financial planning and analysis. The position will interface with the financial team, functional area leaders and external auditors. Individual will be responsible for the management of regulatory reporting, general and cost accounting, and payroll as well as well as prepare various analyses to support reporting requirements and other ad hoc management reporting projects.
The ideal candidate will a very hands-on, detailed oriented individual with strong leadership skills who drive execution and accountability across the organization. The ability to think strategically across the organization and work with the CFO to prioritize key action items and execute while leveraging existing resources will be critical to success. The Controller will report to the CFO and will work on various financial oriented initiatives.
Responsibilities for this role include but are not limited to:
Qualifications for this role:
Working experience in a multinational business environment
DDN has a very strong orientation towards these 4 characteristics and any successful employee will demonstrate these capabilities:
Self-Starter - Takes independent action to identify and solve problems. Seeks out relevant information needed to make decisions. Gets involved with new initiatives.
Success/Achievement Orientation - Delivers quality results consistently. Targets, achieves (or exceeds) measurable results. Sets challenging goals, focuses on critical priorities, and is accountable.
Problem Solving - Recognizes problems and responds with a systematic assessment that identifies and addresses cause of issue. Practical, realistic, and resourceful.
Innovative - Builds and improves key business processes that enhance the effectiveness of DDN. Generates new ideas, challenges the status quo, and solves problems creatively.
DataDirect Networks, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, sex stereotyping, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.