Assistant Controller (FASB)

Saint Paul, Minnesota
May 12, 2024
May 19, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Historic institution looking to add to their team! Great benefits and strong team atmosphere!

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Salary: $80,000 - $120,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are a historic institution located right outside of Downtown St. Paul. We are mission-driven and looking to add a like minded individual.

Why join us?

Our company is committed to innovation and excellence. We offer a dynamic work environment where your contributions will be valued and rewarded. With opportunities for professional growth and development, we support our team members in achieving their career goals. Competitive compensation and benefits package included.

Job Details

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Assistant Controller to join our finance team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting standards, bond compliance, and process optimization. You will be instrumental in managing our general ledger, ensuring timely month-end closures, and leading our efforts to streamline financial processes.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Oversee and manage all aspects of the general ledger, including journal entries, ledger accounts, and reconciliations.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant FASB accounting standards and bond-related regulatory requirements.
  • Lead the month-end and year-end closing processes, ensuring accuracy and timeliness in financial reporting.
  • Develop and implement process improvements to enhance financial procedures and reporting efficiency.
  • Coordinate and prepare for annual audits, working closely with external auditors to ensure a smooth and compliant audit process.
  • Provide financial analysis and reports to senior management, assisting in strategic decision-making.
  • Supervise and mentor accounting staff, fostering a collaborative team environment.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. A CPA or CMA certification is highly preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role, with a strong understanding of FASB standards and bond compliance.
  • Proven experience in managing a comprehensive general ledger and leading month-end close processes.
  • Strong analytical skills and expertise in financial reporting and process optimization.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, capable of managing teams and working collaboratively across departments.
  • Proficiency in major accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite.

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