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Controller in Los Angeles, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 1/7/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2128265


West Los Angeles, CA

Compensation: $120-150K plus bonus


Our client in the financial leasing industry is pursuing a Controller with over 7 years of experience working in the Financial Services or Private Equity. This position will focus on the Accounting Department and manage 3 staff accountants, full-cycle accounting processes for a parent and subsidiary entities, and manage auditing and tax filings.

Controller Responsibilities:

  • Manage full-cycle accounting process for parent and subsidiary entities
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements, GL, budgets and cash flows
  • Execute monthly, quarterly and yearly accounting workflow
  • Manage all monthly financial reports for all entities
  • Review and reconcile all entries
  • Post entries to balance sheets and income statement to ensure accuracy
  • Collaborate with internal team members to effectively deliver accurate and timely financial information
  • Prepare and review creditor compliance reporting packages
  • Work with creditor auditors and external audit firms on accuracy preparation, issuance of annual audited financial statements and tax filings

Controller Requirements:

  • Minimum of 7 years' experience in accounting or finance
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting (or related filed)
  • Strong Management skills
  • CPA (preferred)
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Experience working in the finance/lending industry
  • Managed bank lines of credit
  • Strong financial modeling/budget
  • Proficient in QuickBooks, Excel, Word, Google Apps
  • Salesforce (preferred)


West Los Angeles, CA

Compensation: $120-150K plus bonus


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