Controller

  • location: Washington, DC
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $55 - $72 per hour
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job description

Controller

job summary:
Corporate Controller

NW, DC

$115k-$150k

International non-profit located in the heart of Washington, DC, seeking an experienced, system savvy Controller.

Responsibilities include reviewing account reconciliations, account analysis, posting investment and grant related journal.

 
location: Washington, District Of Columbia
job type: Contract
salary: $55 - 72 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Maintain the financial reporting and general ledger structure.
  • Provide assistance of the audit of International offices (statutory and donor), including audit requests
  • Provide assistance to International offices
  • Manage Statutory reporting
  • Monitors and analyzes department work to develop more efficient procedures, incorporate internal controls and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Advises staff regarding the handling of non-routine reporting transactions
  • Responds to inquiries from the CEO, CFO, and other stakeholders regarding financial results and reporting requests.
  • Manages global financials
  • Assist in development and implementation of new procedures, system implementations and features to enhance the workflow of the department.
  • Provide training to new and existing staff in US and overseas as needed.
  • Assist with developing a new process for analyzing financial statements on a monthly and quarterly basis and variance commentary
  • Assist in documentation and monitoring of internal controls
  • International site visits as determined based on project need
 
qualifications:
  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Accounting
  • 7+ years accounting/finance experience; CPA preferred
  • Elimination and consolidation experience in foreign currencies
  • In-depth working knowledge of accounting policies and procedures (US GAAP required and IFRS preferred)
  • Experience working in documentation of procedures and internal control
  • Non-profit experience highly desired
  • Experience in consolidations, foreign currency translation and exposure, and consolidation software required
  • External audit experience required
  • Excellent quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to communicate solutions and pros/cons of those solutions to Management
  • Dependability in schedule required and flexibility for occasional international conference calls is appreciated
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a customer service focus and able to write clear, precise, concise email to internal customers whose English is not their first language
  • Experience working with international business environments and cultures preferred
Qualified Candidates should submit their resume in word format.

 
skills: Account Reconciliation, Grant Accounting
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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