Is the controller a lead accountant? Are they responsible for preparing financial reporting for a business unit? Are they responsible for planning, budgeting, and spending? Do they work with the CFOs to manage both strategic and tactical activities? Are they also responsible for IT projects such as ERP implementation? Are they also responsible for FP&A? Is there a difference between a controller and a comptroller? Does the role vary depending on the size of the organization and geography? But most importantly, what are the KPIs that a controller needs to serve their responsibilities?
In today's episode, we invited a panel of cross-functional experts for a live interview on LinkedIn who brings significant expertise to discuss the top KPIs for controllers and the VP of Finance. We discussed the differences between these roles and how the roles might differ per geography, size of the company, and industry. We also discussed the top KPIs that they need to be successful in their roles.
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