Accounting Manager/Asst Controller/Controller

Location:

Milwaukee, WI

Compensation:

$80-100k 

Company Description

Founded almost 50 years ago, my client is a leader in the non-bank Lending landscape. Current portfolio size exceeds $95 million and GROWING!

  • 501C3 Non-Profit founded in 1971
  • Private sector leadership and Board
  • Excellent benefits and best work-life balance in the Commercial Lending industry

 

Here’s why you should be interested:

  • Future promotion potential to a leadership role
  • Excellent culture and work environment
  • Great benefits including Friday afternoons off and paid parking
  • Incredible Work/Life balance with little or no overtime

Position Summary

SUMMARY:

Oversee daily financial and accounting operations to ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles, policies, funding sources, and external audits. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Handle daily accounting operations: A/P, A/R, reconciliations, balance sheet management, and analyze financial statements.
  • Work with grant money, read government agreements and ensure compliance.
  • Lead audits and coordinate with external audit firm.
  • Make decisions on outsourcing duties, as needed.
  • Work within QuickBooks and other accounting and compliance software.
  • Assist audit firm in preparation of 990 Tax Returns.

Education & Experience

  • Minimum 5+ years Accounting or Audit/Accounting experience.
  • CPA preferred, but not required.
  • Knowledge of proper GAAP Accounting and how to apply it.
  • Must demonstrate excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.  
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required with the ability to effectively navigate sensitive communication at multiple levels across the organization.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is critical.
  • Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in accounting, finance, or other applicable discipline; the appropriate combination of education and experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.