Controller - $185K-$195K + bonus - Burbank in Burbank, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/21/2022

Job Snapshot

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    Burbank, CA
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    Greater than 15 years
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Job Description

Controller - Assistant Controller - Director of Accounting - Audit - Real Estate - Entertainment - P&L - Profit & Loss - CPA - C.P.A. - Certified Public Accountant - Month-End Close

Are you an experienced Controller or Accounting Director with entertainment or real estate experience? Are you also a people leader who loves closing the books and leading teams? If so, then we are working on a Controller role that will be up your alley. Read more about the Controller opportunity below!

An entertainment company in the Valley is looking to add a Controller to their team. The Controller will be responsible for closing the books, leading the audit, and full cycle accounting for all of their locations. To be successful in this Controller role, the Controller should be someone that lives and breathes accounting, be engaging, and be a demonstrated leader. If this sounds like you or someone you know, please read the full Controller job description below to see if this could be the next step of your career!

What do you need for this Controller role?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • 15+ years of accounting management and leadership
  • Industry experience in real estate or entertainment is required
  • Public accounting experience is great
  • Active CPA is a huge plus
  • Advanced Excel

What will you do in this Controller role?

  • Lead month-end close for all locations
  • Lead year-end audit
  • Oversee and develop a staff of 7 accounting professionals
  • Line up the P&L with debits and credits
  • Manage closing the books
  • Act as liaison for technical accounting matters
  • Create monthly financial statements
  • Ad-hoc reporting and projects

What is in this Controller role for you?

  • Lots of large-scale development building out in the company
  • Ground floor opportunity for someone to come in and grow with the company
  • Stable backing from PE firm
  • Really great culture and have a great collegial and fun team
  • Organization has developed some iconic TV shows
  • Heavy interaction with senior leaders
  • 100% paid employee healthcare
  • Entrepreneurial organization that is agile and can implement change quickly
  • Good work-life balance - the goal is to always have a strong team who can go home on time and see their families

So, if you are a strong accounting leader in real estate or entertainment then we want to hear from you! Please send us your resume for this Controller role as we would love to connect with you!