Assistant Controller

Other, FL

Posted: 12/17/2018 Category: Accounting Job Number: GA1217-6766

Are you a self-motivated, ambitious accounting professional looking for an exciting career opportunity with an entrepreneurial and growing company in the Venice area? Well, this position could be for you! We are conducting an exclusive search for an Assistant Controller to take on a leadership role responsible for overseeing all accounting functions for this service industry company.

Assistant Controller Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervise accounting team and provide professional development guidance
  • Oversee the financial close process, including closing journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Manage the accounts payable and accounts receivable process
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements and act as key liaison to external auditors
  • Maintain internal controls and processes, and identify and implement improvements where needed
  • Special projects, as needed

Assistant Controller Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
  • 7+ years of professional accounting experience, including solid GAAP foundation
  • Prior experience managing a team
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required
  • Proficiency with sophisticated ERP systems preferred
  • Solid critical thinking and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills desired

Assistant Controller Benefits and Compensation:

  • A professional working environment
  • GREAT leadership and high visibility
  • TERRIFIC career growth potential
  • Highly competitive compensation of $80,000 - $95,000, plus bonus potential!

At Taylor White, we specialize in Accounting & Finance roles in Tampa Bay. Our industry knowledge, combined with our extensive recruiting experience, means we not only know what you're looking for...we know how to find it! For more information, please contact us via our website at

Whether you're an employer seeking talent or a job candidate ready for new challenges, we can help. We're Taylor White. A recruitment firm focused exclusively on placing those in the accounting and finance field - and only in the Tampa Bay area. What's more, most of our recruiters used to be accounting professionals themselves so we're uniquely capable of understanding your needs - no matter what side of the table you're on.

From placing top-tier talent in permanent positions throughout Tampa Bay to providing access to the area's best consultants, there's a reason Taylor White is the first firm both candidates and employers turn to. We know accountants.

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