Assistant Controller

3 days left

Creative Financial Staffing
Grand Rapids, Michigan
May 16, 2024
May 21, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Our client is a growing organization located near East Lansing, MI and they are looking for an Assistant Controller to join their team.

Responsibilities for Assistant Controller:
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements in accordance with GAAP.
  • Support the budgeting and forecasting process by gathering and analyzing financial data.
  • Collaborate with department heads to review budget variances and provide insights to improve financial performance.
  • Manage accounts payable and accounts receivable processes, ensuring accuracy and timeliness.
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts and investigate discrepancies as needed.
  • Support external audit and tax engagements by providing necessary documentation and explanations.
  • Stay current on accounting standards and regulations to ensure compliance and best practices.

Qualifications for Assistant Controller:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. CPA designation preferred.
  • 4+ years of progressive experience in accounting or finance roles.
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and financial reporting requirements.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and accounting software.
  • Excellent analytical skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate across departments.