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Creative Financial Staffing
Washington, Washington DC
May 01, 2024
May 27, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Our client, a very well-known, international non-profit in Washington, DC is looking to hire a Controller to their team! The Controller will report directly to the CFO and supervise 3 staff members. As a Controller, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing financial operations, ensuring compliance, and contributing to the organization's mission of creating positive change.

This role is hybrid with 2 days/week onsite in the office, and 3 days remote!

Organization Benefits/Offering:
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k + up to 7% match
  • Hybrid work environment options!
  • Generous paid time off and flexible work arrangements to support a healthy work-life balance
  • Winter break! (their offices are closed between Christmas and New Year's Day)
  • Opportunity to work in a collaborative and supportive environment, contributing to a meaningful cause.
  • Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and expertise.

Controller Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of the organization's financial activities, including general accounting, budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting.
  • Ensure accurate and timely preparation of financial statements and reports in compliance with accounting principles and regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate with senior management to develop and monitor budgets, providing valuable insights to support strategic decision-making.
  • Oversee the organization's financial systems and processes, identifying opportunities for process improvement and increased efficiency.
  • Supervise and mentor a team of finance professionals, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • Work closely with auditors and other external stakeholders to ensure successful financial audits and compliance reviews.
  • Provide strategic financial analysis and recommendations to support programmatic initiatives and long-term planning.

Controller Qualifications/Experience Needed:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or a related field is required.
  • 5-8+ years progressive accounting experience
  • Non-profit accounting and grant allocation experience required
  • 3+years Supervisory experience required
  • Federal grants experience and indirect cost rate experience/NICRA experience
  • In-depth knowledge of accounting principles, regulations, and compliance standards relevant to non-profit organizations.
  • Proficiency in financial software and systems; experience with accounting software such as ERPs, NetSuite, or similar platforms is advantageous.