Controller - NFP/School in the Baltimore Area

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Posted
May 16, 2024
Closes
May 24, 2024
Ref
2761246133
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Non-profit
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