Assistant Controller in Raleigh, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/30/2021

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Assitant Controller

A growing, dynamic organization is seeking a strong Assitant Controller to join its corporate accounting team. The Assistant Controller will be responsible for the timely and accurate preparation of financial accounting data in a variety of areas in the company's North Carolina location.


* Overall leadership and direction of the accounting staff, consisting of a team of general ledger accountants and clerical professionals.

* Lead month-end closing activities, including review of various journal entries, variance analysis, audit schedules and distribution of cost center reports and financial statements.

* Review balance sheet account reconciliations on a monthly basis. Reconcile complex balance sheet accounts and investigate/resolve variances.

* Review a variety of financial statements such as expense analysis, trial balances, balance sheets, income statements and other related reports.

* Prepare, review, and distribute customized financial reports by established monthly deadlines while ensuring for the quality, timeliness and integrity of data.

* Provides guidance on accounting matters such as implications of new accounting pronouncements or classification of transactions.

* Evaluate monthly financial results with finance leadership noting business results and trends.

* Provide support for the monthly forecasts and annual budgets.

* Assist with monthly board reports.

* Participate in documentation and testing of key internal controls.

* Perform special projects, as required, to assist the department and the Company in achieving its goals and objectives.


* Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required.

* 5+ years of related accounting experience with demonstrated progression and past supervisory experience.

* CPA or CPA tracking preferred but not required.

* Experience with Microsoft suite of products with intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Excel.

* Experience with ERP and reporting systems required.

* Excellent communication skills