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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Controller
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  • Expiration Date: 16 September 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2171013_1660760665

Job Number: 2171013

Job title: Controller

Location: San Francisco

Comp: $145,000-$155,000

The Controller will have responsibility for all financial accounting, internal controls, financial reporting, and regulatory filings and will supervise three staff members. This is a hybrid work model that permits remote work.

Job Summary:

  • Lead the day-to-day team that maintains all accounting and financial records for the organization, including revenue, payroll, re-grants, and other expenses.
  • Provide monthly financial reports and analyses for the organization and for our key projects.
  • Help secure grants by providing cost and analytical support and preparing expense budgets for grant reports.
  • Assist Director of Finance & Operations with the evaluation of financial and accounting systems to increase efficiency and improve decision-making information. Identify areas for automation of data flow.
  • Ensure we are current on all grant receivables, re-grants payables, and all other receivables and payables.
  • Assist in the management of insurance policies and coverage.
  • Identify and meet all business regulatory filing requirements, such as sales tax filings, and filings required to conduct business in our relevant jurisdictions.

Specific requirements include:

  • Five or more years of experience in accounting & finance required. An accounting, finance or business degree is preferred.
  • Experience managing and developing a Finance team required.
  • Experience in both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations is preferred.
  • Expert knowledge of QuickBooks and Excel.

Preferred Education:

  • BA or BS degree
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records (if applicable)


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