A locally owned client is looking for an Assistant Controller to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone continuing to grow their accounting career and be mentored by a seasoned Controller.
Assistant Controller Responsibilities
Prepare financial statements and month-end close activities.
Oversee the accounting team to ensure accounts payable and receivable, general ledger, and journal entries are completed accurately.
Coordinate and prepare reports as requested.
Identify areas of improvement and efficiencies.
Maintain accounting records and assist with audits.
Additional duties and special projects as assigned.
Assistant Controller Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; CPA a plus.
5+ years of accounting experience; Public accounting experience a plus.
Strong knowledge of GAAP and applicable regulations.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Skilled in time management and highly organized.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
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