Take control and stay competitive in today's market The Controller's Function, Third Edition is the go-to resource where new and established professionals can find the most up-to-date information for enhancing their performance and sustaining their company's competitive advantage. In this new Third Edition, coauthors Janice Roehl-Anderson and Steven Bragg provide a revised and expanded version of their indispensable operations reference work. Accurate and relevant, The Controller's Function gives CFOs and managerial accountants a complete overview of the multifaceted job of the controller-from the most basic "bread-and-butter" aspects to the most advanced. From describing essential competencies to detailing the more sophisticated skills like activity-based and target costing, disaster recovery planning, and outsourcing, The Controller's Function offers numerous real-world examples, expertly balancing both the technical and managerial sides of the job. Busy professionals can quickly access the latest information on: Controls best practices Shared services trends Outsourcing implications Performance measurements Cost of capital Tax strategy Financial strategy Just-in-time accounting Reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission Customer relationship management Checklists for new controllersBragg, Steven M. is the author of 'Controller's Function The Work of the Managerial Accountant', published 2004 under ISBN 9780471683308 and ISBN 0471683302.