Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Portland, Oregon
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 06, 2024
Ref
2741891083
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Controller

About the Company and Opportunity:
  • CFS is working with a local employer seeking a Controller to join their team.
  • The Controller is responsible for overseeing, developing, and supporting the accounting team and all related functions.
  • The organization offers a full benefits package including healthcare, retirement plan, PTO, and more.
  • The Controller reports directly to the CFO

Responsibilities:
  • Financial Leadership: Oversee the preparation and analysis of financial reports, providing insights to guide strategic decision-making across the company.
  • Departmental Powerhouse: Manage and oversee the accounting team, ensuring smooth operations in core areas like payroll, accounts payable/receivable, and month end close.
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Partner with other departments to streamline processes and facilitate efficient information flow.
  • Risk Management Pro: Implement strong internal controls, manage cash flow effectively, and safeguard company assets.
  • Audit & Compliance Champion: Lead the annual audit process, ensuring adherence to regulations.
  • Strategic Partner: Collaborate with the CFO.

You're a great fit if you have:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Proven leadership and team management skills.
  • 5+ years of progressively responsible accounting experience.
  • Experience with financial reporting software and technology.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization.


Timing is everything. Whether you are aggressively in a job search or simply passive for the ideal position, we would like to have the chance to share our opportunities with you. We specialize in placement for accounting and finance professionals. Many of our positions are not posted on the internet. Please contact me for more information about this role as well as other opportunities.