Group Financial Controller

distributed-icon Fremont, CA
  • East Bay Area-based firm | Group Financial Controller, reporting to CFO 
  • Full-time, Exempt Employee located in Fremont, CA
  • Availability: Immediate
  • Competitive salary and benefits package

About Safetrust

Safetrust is a provider of digital credentials within mobility and IoT, with offices in the United States, Vietnam, and Australia. Safetrust provides solutions that combine software and hardware that allow customers to access their buildings, log onto their computers, sign and encrypt data and access web-based resources securely by using their mobile device or wearable.

About the role

Due to Safetrust’s aggressive growth plans, we are looking to add a permanent Group Financial Controller to our team. In this exciting role, you will provide financial leadership, planning, and management of the company’s financial operations. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in manufacturing, experience leading financial teams, and a proven track record of driving growth and profitability. This position is based in Fremont, CA.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial leadership and oversight
  • Develop and implement financial strategies to support the company’s growth objectives
  • Manage the company’s financial operations, including budgeting, forecasting, cash management, and financial reporting
  • Oversee the company’s accounting and financial systems, ensuring compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements
  • Develop and maintain relationships with financial institutions
  • Manage risk, including identifying and mitigating financial risks and developing contingency plans
  • Monitor industry trends and best practices, and make recommendations for process improvements and cost savings initiatives
  • Provide financial analysis and insights to support decision-making across the organization
  • Lead, mentor, and develop a team of financial professionals
  • Communicate financial results and analyses to executive management, including the C-Suite

Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (or equivalent experience)
  • Minimum of 7-10+ years in financial management, with a strong background in manufacturing
  • Demonstrated success in driving growth and profitability in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial analysis, and reporting
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills
  • Ability to develop and implement financial strategies that align with overall business objectives
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams
  • Experience working with external stakeholders, including investors and financial institutions
  • Experience with ERP systems and financial modeling tools

Apply Now

If you are passionate about accounting, have a strong work ethic, and are eager to learn and grow with our team, please send your cover letter and resume to Your application will be assessed within five working days. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.