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IDEX Global Controller (Hybrid) in Rutherford, New Jersey

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

Position Summary

The Global Controller is responsible for developing, maintaining, and enhancing all accounting processes and procedures for the business to ensure the preparation of timely and accurate financial statements, and is responsible for the supervision of the accounts receivable, accounts payable, and other general accounting functions.

The Global Controller is also expected to partner with Senior Managers across all functional areas within the business as well as Corporate Financial Management.

Essential Functions

  • Leads the monthly, quarterly, and year end close processes including the consolidation of the Airtech Group results

  • Ensures that all financial statements and reports are completed in a timely and accurate manner

  • Ensures that all monthly account reconciliations are performed accurately, completely, and on time

  • Manages all accounting operations including - AR, AP, General Accounting, Fixed Assets, Cash, Payroll and Intercompany Accounting

  • Responsible for the supervision of all general accounting staff

  • Responsible for the implementation of robust internal controls, monitoring compliance, and for the maintenance of adequate documentation

  • Manages the audit process. Supports and coordinates all internal and external audit activity

  • Implements process and procedural improvements to optimize the workflow within the department and supports the integration of the business into IDEX Corporation

  • Expected to advise the Finance Manager immediately of any errors, irregularities or significant adjustments or journal entries as they occur

  • Manages credit function for the business

  • Manage sales and use tax returns and unclaimed property submissions

  • Acts as primary contact with IDEX Corporate Accounting

  • Ability to work a hybrid work schedule with some flexibility as to how often on-site

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


  • BS/BA in Accounting or Finance

  • MBA/CPA preferred


  • Minimum of 10 years of accounting experience, preferably experience from both a publicly traded company and private equity

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

  • Experience with ERP systems, JDEdwards preferred

  • Prior experience in a leadership role managing a team

  • Prior experience being a change agent, developing and implementing processes and procedures where needed


  • Solid working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and experience driving improvements in internal controls

  • Strong leadership skills with prior success developing staff

  • Strong computer skills

  • Proficiency in Consolidation systems like Hyperion or Onestream

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Consistently operates at the highest level of integrity and is never willing to compromise with regards to ethical standards

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

Job Family: Finance

Business Unit: Airtech

Job Segment: HST Health & Science Technologies