Controller - NFP/School in the Baltimore Area

Creative Financial Staffing
Baltimore, Maryland
May 16, 2024
May 24, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
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Organization Type
Controller - NFP/School in the Baltimore Area

About the Company and Opportunity:
  • Our client is a school located in Baltimore looking to inform, educate, and inspire our community!
  • Due to growth, they are hiring a Controller to work in office.
  • The leadership team is dedicated to employee success and love to promote from within.
  • Pay: $55-60/hr depending on experience. This position is temporary and 100% in office.
  • Free parking is available on site!
  • Some of the employee reviews, include things like:
    • "My supervisors helped me with networking and career advancement."
    • "Fun and friendly community of co-workers; organization's mission is important; office location in close proximity to public transit."

Overview of the Controller role:
  • Directs and coordinates company financial planning and budget management functions.
  • Recommend benchmarks for measuring the financial and operating performance of divisions and departments.
  • Monitors and analyzes monthly operating results against budget.
  • Oversees daily operations of the finance department.
  • Prepare financial analysis for contract negotiations and product investment decisions.
  • Works with department managers and staff to develop 5-year and 10-year business plans for the company, goals, objectives, policies, and operating procedures.
  • Directs financial audits and provides recommendations for procedural improvements.
  • Provides financial statement reporting and analysis, cash flow analysis, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • Directs month end closings, financial reporting and coordination of audits.

Preferred Qualifications for the Controller:
  • Master's degree in Finance or Accounting preferred
  • 5-10 years of experience in a senior-level finance or accounting position
  • Nonprofit experience is helpful but not a must have
  • Advanced Excel skills - pivot tables, VLOOKUP's