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Assistant Controller in San Jose, CA at PrideStaff

Date Posted: 8/24/2018

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Assistant Controller – Senior Accountant – Accounting Manager

Job Description

PrideStaff Financial, a recruiting firm specializing in accounting and financial positions, is seeking a responsible, knowledgeable and experienced Assistant Controller for a reputable manufacturing company. In this challenging and important role, you will participate in the management and reporting of financial affairs while providing leadership to the accounting team and being generally involved in many facets of accounting, financial reporting, planning and analysis. The Assistant Controller will also manage the accumulation and consolidation of financial data as well as the departmental staff.

Assistant Controller – Senior Accountant – Accounting Manager

Job Responsibilities

As an Assistant Controller, you will be held responsible for the timely and accurate completion of accounting activities. You will also provide information and support to corporate and internal/external audit personnel.

Additional responsibilities for the Assistant Controller include:

  • Performing SEC reporting

  • Overseeing month-end and year-end close processes

  • Balancing sheet account management

  • Developing and maintaining operational reports

  • Preparing internal and external financial statements

Assistant Controller – Senior Accountant – Accounting Manager

Job Requirements

As an Assistant Controller, you must have proven supervisor/leadership skills. This requires excellent interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively manage multiple priorities. You must also have strong analytical skills and extensive accounting knowledge.

Additional requirements of the Assistant Controller include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or Accounting

  • Minimum 8 years of accounting experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Minimum 5 years of experience at a supervisory level

  • CPA designation, preferred

  • MBA, preferred

  • SEC reporting experience, preferred

  • Previous experience in public accounting, preferred

  • Knowledge of Sarbanes Oxley, preferred

Assistant Controller – Senior Accountant – Accounting Manager


Our client company is a well-established, growing manufacturing firm with excellent employee advancement opportunities. This organization recognizes and appreciates all of its team members’ hard work and dedication. Therefore, it is pleased to offer the Assistant controller a very competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package!

Benefits available to the Assistant Controller include:

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental & Vision Coverage

  • Life Insurance

  • Paid Vacation & Sick Days

  • Paid Holidays

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Profit Sharing

  • 401(k) Retirement Planning w/ Company Match

Assistant Controller – Senior Accountant – Accounting Manager