Assistant Controller in Seattle, WA at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/8/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/8/2022
  • Job ID:
    ASSIS40579

Job Description

Assistant Controllers, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Assistant Controller. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

What you need to have for this Assistant Controller role:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting (required), MBA (preferred)
  • 4+ years public accounting experience and CPA (prefered)
  • Previous experience at an assistant controller level or relevant experience is preferred
  • Strong analytical (quantitative as well as qualitative) skills including performance analysis, identifying root causes
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to maneuver through ambiguity
  • Strong systems skills including MS Excel, ERP systems, and analysis tools
  • Comprehensive, strong communication skills with all levels of management

What you will be doing in this Assistant Controller role:

  • Responsible for complete and accurate General Ledger accounting and month end close. This may include monthly journal entries, accruals, fixed asset accounting, and other account reconciliations, including A/R, A/P, Cash, and inventory.
  • Preparing and/or reviewing reconciliations of various general ledger accounts and ensuring timely follow-up of reconciling items
  • Create best practice procedures for accounting activities and drive process improvements, utilizing technology to improve efficiency
  • Manage, mentor and develop the Staff Accountants, AP team

What's in this Assistant Controller role for you?

  • High growth Organization with tremendous opportunity for upward mobility
  • Ability to make direct impact to the organization
  • Full scale benefits