$95000.00 to $95000.00 yearly
**Assistant Controller for Non-Profit firm** In this Assistant Controller role, you will utilize your problem solving skills by taking initiative to identity and resolve problems. As the Assistant Controller, you will assist in supervising the accounting staff and report to the Controller. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Los Angeles, California area. Put your talents to the test by applying through Robert Half Finance & Accounting and joining a progressive company in the Education - University industry. **Please email resume to Eric Herndon at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
for consideration** Responsibilities - Promote accountability and the meeting of deliverables - Backfill for Controller if necessary - Support the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting - Identify and develop process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency - Steer the accounting team during the closing process to warrant deadlines are met - Support implementation and ensure adherence to accounting policies and procedures - Create relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook - Lend a hand to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, regular assessment, and development - Review and establish Ad Hoc financial reports - Administer regular account reconciliation to completion - Prepare a variety of technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures - Innovative preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits - Other duties as assigned
- Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well - Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles - Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work - CPA certification desired - Noteworthy accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred - Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills - Thorough knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems - 7+ years of general ledger accounting experience - Deep understanding of payroll - Command of month end closings - General ledger experience - Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
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