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Springfield, Illinois - USD Full Time Posted by: Hope Posted: Thursday, 25 November 2021

Assistant Controller Job Description:

Hope is a clinical, educational, and therapeutic provider for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorder. We exist to help children and their families reach their maximum potential by providing state-of-the-art applied behavioral analysis therapies, access to recreation, vocational training, and individualized education programming. Hope offers dynamic, varied programs individualized to the individual's needs. Our mission is to provide state-of-the-art services in the most inclusive environments to encourage persons to fulfill their individual potential through evidence-based treatment, advocacy, and community education. With our continous growth, we are looking to hire an Assistant Controller with Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Experience. Please look at our requirements before applying.

Essential Functions

Under the direction of the Controller and in collaboration with members of the Finance Department, the Assistant Controller with Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Experience must

  • Manages and mentors four direct reports
  • Supports month and year-end close processes
  • Coordinates and assists with monthly billing to a variety of funding sources
  • Assists in the preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Maintains the general ledger, journal entries and fixed assets
  • Supports the controller in annual audits and the preparation of tax returns
  • Prepares budgets for various program and is responsible for modifications, forecasts and reporting variances

Assistant Controller Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Five years of progressively responsible fiscal supervisory experience
  • 2+ years of direct people-management experience
  • Excellent communication skills and partnership orientation - including the translation of financial concepts to colleague with varying levels of financial acumen
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software applications
  • Successful background clearance and drug/alcohol screening


Springfield, Illinois, United States of America
11/25/2021 9:51:51 PM

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