Assistant Controller

3 days left

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Posted
May 16, 2024
Closes
May 21, 2024
Ref
2761246065
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
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.