Assistant Controller

Expiring today

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
North Aurora, Illinois
Posted
May 08, 2024
Closes
May 24, 2024
Ref
2756921979
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Non-profit
Assistant Controller


Our client is a leading manufacturing/distribution organization in the western suburbs looking to add an Assistant Controller to their Accounting team.

WHY WORK HERE?
  • High Visibility - the Assistant Controller is the right hand to the Controller and VP of Finance
  • Great work/life balance!
  • Stable company with lots of tenured employees, little turnover
  • Relaxed, family-type culture
  • Excellent Benefits/401k


ASSISTANT CONTROLLER RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Assistant Controller will prepare for the audit, including fixed asset/depreciation schedules, accruals, and account reconciliations.
  • The Assistant Controller will ensure compliance with US GAAP and nonprofit regulatory requirements.
  • Oversee staff and a number of basic accounting functions - AP/AR, bank reconciliation, petty cash, etc.
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances.
  • Month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closing activities.
  • Compile reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to the monthly close process.
  • Daily cash management and organizational cash flow forecasts.
  • Process financial data and present financial statements and reports and present findings to the Board of Directors.
  • Assist wherever possible in strengthening internal communications with staff at all levels.


ASSISTANT CONTROLLER QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant, professional experience
  • Non-profit experience
  • CPA
  • Advanced Excel
  • Strong work ethic and ability to excel in a fast-paced environment.