Controller – Accounting/Finance

Controller Aurora, NE 3 weeks ago

PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT Under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the position provides accounting support for monthly financial reporting working closely with finance team to deliver an accurate financial close in a timely manner. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Responsible for developing, implementing and documenting processes to assigned areas of work. Set up procedures and controls to ensure accurate financial results. Collects and analyzes data to assist managers in operation decisions. Work with managers to use collected information to benchmark performance. Prepare journal entries and document support for entries. Participate in the internal and external audit process. Participate in the monthly and annual general ledger closing processes. Participate in other strategic accounting and business projects as they arise. FUNCTIONAL COMPETENCIES Understanding of financial close process and general business processes. Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team-oriented environment. Advanced knowledge of excel and good understanding of accounting data structure with attention to detail. Demonstrated organization, planning, and problem-solving skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks prioritize work, and deal with deadlines. CORE COMPETENCIES Demonstrated core competencies including business knowledge, collaboration, communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development. REQUIREMENTS EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Requires a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in accounting. CPA certification preferred. OTHER REQUIREMENTS Proven ability to maintain confidentiality. Positive attitude; strong work ethic, self-starter who requires little supervision and has a high level of initiative. Willing to work additional hours beyond the normal work week during month-end, year-end, and audit preparation.

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Aurora Cooperative
PO Box 209, 2225 Q Street
Aurora, NE 68818

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