Creative Financial Staffing
Norwich, Connecticut
May 12, 2024
May 24, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
A Client of CFS has an opportunity to hire a Controller for their organization. This position is open due to some recent restructuring. It's an opportunity to work with a very family, friendly company.

About the Company and Opportunity as Controller:
  • Start Up! Company has only been in business for a few years
  • Has a true team culture with an open door policy and family feel
  • Flexible schedules offered to accommodate work/life balance
  • No crazy amounts of OT - on occasion may work 45 hours per week
  • The Controller will have no direct reports at first, but the potential to gain 3-5 direct reports as the position evolves

Overview of the Controller role:
  • The Controller role will oversee all aspects of compliance, audits, 403B, benefit plans, financial statement audit, athletic audit, etc.
  • Compliance could be taught but experience is preferred
  • The Controller will close the books and reconcile
  • Budgets are important! Be the backup to oversee the budget process
  • Help train staff on financial reporting, debits/credits and compliance

Preferred Qualifications for the Controller:
  • Looking for a software savvy individual
  • Looking for someone with a voice - someone who can speak up in board meetings
  • Auditing background would be great
  • The company plans to go completely paperless - would be a big bonus for someone whose implemented a similar project