Position Title: Assistant Controller
Department: Finance / Accounting
Reports To: Chief Financial Officer
Location: NW Washington, DC
Status: Direct Hire

Assistant Controller Position Summary:

  • Assist Controller in managing the accounting staff
  • Provide oversight of the General Ledger
  • Manage journal entries, accruals, and ledger account maintenance
  • Oversee accounts receivable, accounts payable, cash management, and procurement activities
  • Supervise the monthly closing process
  • Provide assistance to the Payroll Department and Accounting Staff
  • Work with independent CPA firms to conduct annual audit
  • Remain up to date on tax and regulatory requirements to ensure compliance
  • Assist with identifying, hiring, training and supervising team members

Assistant Controller Qualifications Summary:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field required. MBA in Accounting preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant / CPA preferred
  • Minimum seven years full ledger experience
  • Payroll experience required
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Experience in a professional services setting
  • Desire to work in a collaborative environment
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work
  • Ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities
  • High level of diplomacy and confidentiality

This is a full time, direct hire position in NW Washington, DC.  Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience, training, and education.  This position offers an excellent benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance, 401k, generous PTO and much more.