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Assistant Controller in Raleigh, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/6/2018

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    Raleigh, NC
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Job Description


Rapidly growing technology company in the Triangle is looking for an experienced and qualified Assistant Controller to join their Corporate Accounting Team. The Assistant Controller will hold key responsibilities in general accounting, month end close, general ledger account reconciliations, accounts payable, sales & use tax compliance, and development of processes and internal controls. The Assistant Controller will have direct access to the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Controller, where they will be expected to take part in a lead role, and significantly contribute to the department's success in achieving the company's financial goals.


  • Implementation of finance and accounting policy changes.
  • Assist with the budget process for corporate cost centers as well as preparing and reporting the budget for all corporate ledgers.
  • Timely and accurate month, quarter and year-end closing of corporate financials.
  • Assist with the preparation of financial and business related analysis and research in such areas as financial and expense performance, cost of sales, cash flow forecasting, and working capital.
  • Provide internal reports and other financial support for various department managers.
  • Preparation and presentation of budget summaries to various levels of management including senior leaders.
  • Assist with the preparation of the monthly forecast process
  • Lead the maintenance and development of robust and efficient financial consolidation and planning systems.
  • Preparation of analytical analysis related to key metrics and financials.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience:

  • Degree in accounting / finance / business; CPA and/or MBA preferred.
  • 5-8 years of experience in accounting, finance, or Public Accounting.
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
  • SAP experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge and understanding of budgeting, forecasting, US GAAP, SOX and other common accounting practices.
  • Advanced financial modeling preferred