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Assistant Controller

Cogent Analytics
Winston-Salem, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We are looking for an Assistant Controller to join our team! The ideal candidate will have proven industry experience overseeing the accounting operations of a growing company, preferably in a senior role. As a strong communicator and skilled financial analyst, you will make it your mission to streamline our budgeting, payroll, and financial reporting processes. You will produce thorough financial-status reports for senior management to help improve our operational efficiency and aid in our continued growth.

Objectives of this Role

  • Provide comprehensive financial updates to senior management by evaluating, analyzing, and reporting appropriate data points
  • Guide financial decisions by applying company policies and procedures to current economic landscape
  • Develop, implement, and maintain financial controls and guidelines
  • Achieve budgeting goals with proper scheduling, analysis, and corrective action

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Maintain internal control safeguards for the receipt of revenue, costs and both team and organizational budgets and actual expenditures
  • In conjunction with the CFO, establish financial and operating benchmarks, budgets, program monitoring, and reporting standards on a bi-weekly, monthly, and annual basis
  • Develop and enforce internal controls to maximize protection of company assets, policies, procedures, and workflow
  • Process payroll and employee expense reports

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business accounting, or related field
  • 5+ years’ experience as a senior-level accounting or finance manager
  • Strong working knowledge of detailed financial data analysis
  • Proven payroll experience, with a focus on streamlining accounting processes
  • Exemplary history of financial management

This job description is intended to describe the general nature, complexity, and level of work to be performed by team member assigned to this position and is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and/or skills required. It does not prescribe or restrict the work that may be assigned.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to our team and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Company Description
We are a National Management Consulting firm focused on small to mid-market businesses, our mission is simple: Strengthen American Business. We hire experienced professional people who are obsessed and passionate about making a difference for our clients. Because our culture is valued based, you are assured of the highest ethical standards of integrity, transparency and corporate governance. Learn more about us at

Cogent Analytics


Winston-Salem, NC


Finance and Insurance

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