Controller Position

The area’s largest and rapidly growing behavioral health care provider is seeking candidates for the position of Controller.

We are seeking a detail-oriented, effective, experienced and personable accounting professional to join our growing team.

The successful candidate will possess strong analytic, organization, communication, and customer service skills.  The controller will play a key role within the Finance Department. This is a hands-on position and will supervise four staff.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead month end closing and annual audit
  • Prepare monthly financial statements
  • Prepare all external reporting activities
  • Reconcile bank and general ledger accounts
  • Provide advanced level of accounting guidance and be able to research and resolve issues that arise
  • Perform detailed budgeting analysis and forecasts
  • Lead and coordinate the annual budgeting cycle
  • Develop and maintain process documentation
  • Track revenue and expense information for programs
  • Perform internal quality process reviews
  • Work with the billing manager to manage receivables
  • Supervision and provide backup coverage of fiscal staff
  • Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics and present in a clear manner
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements and Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in accounting is required (MBA or CPA Preferred)
  • 7+ years accounting experience, healthcare background preferred
  • 5+ years budgeting and forecasting experience required
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and Word skills required
  • Advanced knowledge of accounting systems, AS/400 preferred
  • Hands on person with the ability to dig in and work through any obstacle
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to communicate in a pleasant and efficient manner with staff at all levels in the organization
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to professionally address issues
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The Controller will report directly to SVP of Finance. We offer a competitive salary, excellent fringe benefit package including healthcare, dental, vision, vacation, tuition reimbursement, highly generous 401(k) plan, and more.

Please include your salary requirements with your resume and cover letter.