Assistant Controller in Temple

Temple, Texas
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
US$ 55,000 - US$ 60,000 per year
Reference Number
Cordoncillo,Alisha, Spherion
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Job Description

The Assistant Controller will supervise staff and is responsible for managing the team to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely manner. This position addresses high deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial statements and assist with month/year-end functions. The ideal candidate must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment under minimal supervision and have strong technical accounting skills.

Essential Job Functions:

Prepares complex journal entries and reviews and ensures journal entries prepared by others are properly reviewed and approved.
Responsible for accounting reconciliation, inter-company transactions and accruals.
Assist with the generation of monthly financial statements.
Advises staff regarding the handling of non-routine reporting transactions.
Lead the accounts payable team to ensure payment are properly authorized, coded and paid in accordance with laws and regulations
Make recommendations within a department in the area of compensation, staff selection, disciplinary action, complaints, staff performance appraisal and similar supervisory duties.
Plans, assigns and evaluates the work of subordinates for effective operations and results of the unit.
Assist the Controller in the daily banking requirements.
Support Controller with special projects and workflow process improvements.

Working hours: M-F 8 -5

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
Five to seven years; prior supervisory experience in financial reporting/general ledger area.
Advanced to expert knowledge and use of Microsoft Excel.
CPA preferred
Pay commensurate on education, experience and knowledge.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

Temple, TX 76503

Required education:


Required experience:

Financial Planning & Analysis: 5 years
Account Reconciliation: 5 years
General Ledger: 5 years
Accounting: 5 years
Supervisor: 5 years
Finance: 5 years
Required license or certification:

CPA Preferred

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