Arlington, VA

Industry: Non-Profit


8 - 10 years

Posted 315 days ago

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Essential Search Partners is engaged in the search for a Controller to join our client in Arlington. We are looking for an experienced and exceptionally talented individual withexperience working in an organization withbudgets to exceed $15MM to fill this critical position. You will direct all general accounting and reporting activities well established non-profit in accordance with all relevant standards and laws. The Controller will be responsible for a range of financial activities and initiatives at the organization including maintaining and improving the corporate accounting system, overall management of corporate fiscal records, implementing financial policies and procedures, preparing monthly and annual financial statements and serving as the financial business partner to the CFO. 

?      Responsible for oversight of finance, budgeting, forecasting, audit and reporting activities

?      Support Board and Finance Committee presentations

?      Lead small team responsible for day-to-day accounting operations: AP, AR, PR and grants administration

?      Maintain internal controls and manage annual audit process

?      Ensure systems and procedures are in place to support effective program implementation

?      Work closelywith program leaders and their staff: educate regarding finance and accounting procedures and to improve efficiencies

?      Partner with CFO, Senior Leadership, HR and IT staff to integrate functions

Key skill set:

  • Degreed professional, CPApreferred
  • 8 to 10 years hands-on experience owning set of financials
  • Exceptional leader of both people and process: Staff leadership and Board presentations
  • Significant experienceworking with external audit teams
  • Hands-on experiencewith grants management, reporting, budget development and analysis, AP, AR, GL, PR and accounting for investments
  • Preferred working knowledge of Great Plains, Bi360 and Full-Circle Budgeting
  • Advanced data manipulation skills utilizing of Excel
$90K - $100K
$90K - $100K base, Full Benefits plus free parking bonus