Division Controller

Date: Nov 13, 2022

Location: South Chesterfield, VA, US, 23834

Company: Dover Corporation

Our Story:


Dover Food Retail (DFR) is a leading manufacturer of Display Cases, Specialty Products, Refrigeration Systems, Power Systems and Comprehensive Services; and leading our industry by Innovating What’s Next in glass doors and intelligent merchandising technologies that keep food safe under brands such as HillPhoenix and Anthony.


DFR is part of the Climate & Sustainability Technologies of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues in excess of $7 billion.


DFR is built on creativity and customer-centric innovation delivered by people invigorated by a strong sense of responsibility to help our customers win in their marketplaces. The relationships we build with our customers are as important to our success as the products we manufacture. This collaborative environment delivers FRESH THINKING, reassuring our customers that they choose the best when they choose to work with the people of Dover Food Retail.


Job Title:        Division Controller            

Location:        Richmond, VA             


What we are looking for:


We are looking for a Division Controller who will be responsible for maintaining and overseeing Dover Food Retail accounting functions for the Display Case Division including financial statements, policies and controls, process and efficiency programs and assisting with financial transformation.


What you will be responsible for in this role:


  • Local / business partnership to Divisional general management
  • Leadership, mentoring, training & development of accounting staff
  • Consolidate financial results and align with Dover Corporate requirements
  • Timely, accurate and complete financial reporting
  • Manage all aspects of the General Ledger
  • Supervise preparation of monthly journal entries and review monthly reconciliations
  • Prepare Monthly, Quarterly, and Year-end reports
  • Lead months end close, including process improvements, optimized use of centers of excellence to drive efficiency and effectiveness in reporting and close
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP, research accounting issues and implement new standards
  • Implement and maintain effective internal controls and segregation of duties
  • Drive system enhancements and improvements
  • Perform ad-hoc tasks as necessary



What are the basic qualifications?


  • BA/BS degree in Accounting or related field
  • 5 to 8 years of relevant manufacturing cost and company financial accounting experience 


What are your preferred qualifications?


  • MBA & CPA Preferred


To be a great fit for the role:


  • Strong analytical, technological, communication and organizational skills
  • Manufacturing cost accounting experience is critical.
  • Strong attention to detail and advanced Excel skills and proficient in Word and PowerPoint are desired. 
  • Top skills: Financial Analysis, Financial Reporting, Budgeting, Management, Accounting, Strategic Planning, Business Process Improvement and Auditing


How We Define Our Values and Why You Should Join Our Team:


The backbone behind our collection of outstanding businesses is a team of dedicated employees who protect and enhance our valued reputation for quality and delivering what we promise. It’s our values that define Dover to all of our key audiences: our shareholders, customers, prospective employees and especially to ourselves.

These values must be expressed in our work and embody our actions, as they form the basis by which we do our jobs, make decisions and measure our performance. It’s our unwavering commitment to maintaining our values that defines who we are as a Company.


  • Collaborative Entrepreneurial Spirit
  • Winning Through Customers
  • Respects and Values People
  • Expectations for Results
  • High Ethical Standards, Openness, and Trust


What’s in it for you?


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending
  • Paid Holidays











The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.


Dover Food Retail is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.


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