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Controller Opportunity at John S. James Co.

posted Jul 19, 2021, 1:07 PM by Cheryl Lansing
Job Title: Controller                                                                               
Location: Savannah, GA
Department:  Accounting                                                                          
Job Type: Full Time
Reports To: Chief Financial Officer                                                          
Salary: Based on Qualifications

The Company John S. James Co. was founded in 1941 in the city of Savannah, Georgia. Our mission of 
offering personalized service to the international transportation community quickly established our 
firm as a leader in the international freight forwarding and customs brokerage industries. Our 
founder’s initial vision, to provide unparalleled service to our customers, still resonates in our 
culture today. Our reputation for excellence is a direct result of our commitment to service and 

We are pleased to offer an attractive benefits package for all of our valued team members, which 
includes  comprehensive  insurance  (including  health,  dental,  vision,  and  life),  401(k),  
flex  time (according to business needs), and a progressive paid time-off plan.

The Role 

The  successful  candidate  will  be  responsible  for  overseeing  company  accounting  
operations; financial statement preparation, including income statements, balance sheets and 
monthly P&L’s; processing payroll; ensuring the company is compliant with legal and ethical 
business practices.