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Controller in Los Angeles Metro Area at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Establish, maintain and document internal accounting controls and procedures
  • Prepare adjusted GAAP financial statements and work with FP&A on management presentations
  • Analyze balance sheet, income statement and budget variances and report significant issues to management
  • Provide budgets, financial analyses, strategic advice and forecasting as needed
  • Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics
  • Participate in and support financial, collateral and tax audits as necessary
  • Oversee the operations of the accounting department
  • Manage cash application
  • Recommend processes for cost-savings and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Other special projects or duties as assigned

Required Skills/Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
  • Active CPA, highly preferred
  • Working knowledge of GAAP requirements
  • High energy level and desire to work in a fast-paced startup-type environment
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and management communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy; highly analytical and resourceful.
  • Ability to work as part of a team or independently.
  • Minimum 10 years of progressive accounting experience; prior supervisory experience
  • Experience as a Controller or Assistant Controller
    • Prefer candidates with a mix of both public and corporate accounting experience
    • Experience in revenue recognition and deferred revenue
  • Excel proficiency including advanced quantitative/data functions
  • Prior experience with ERP-type accounting systems