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Nonprofit Assistant Controller

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) Houston, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Why take an Assistant Controller role with this company?

  • Work with a rapidly expanding nonprofit organization
  • United Way Agency
  • Work hand in hand with the CFO who is looking for her right-hand person
  • Work with an amazing team!
  • Work-life balance…truly!

Perks of the Assistant Controller role:

  • 26 days PTO plus 12 paid holidays
  • 6% match on 401K with up to 4% additional match possible
  • 37.5 hour workweek outside of close or special projects that need to be completed.
  • Free parking and easy access to freeway

What the Assistant Controller will do…

    • Responsible for monthly close which includes account reconciliations and manual journal entries.
    • Preparation of Financial Statements
    • Prepare all financial, project/program and grants accounting and reporting; ensure that expenditures are consistently aligned with grant and program budgets.
    • Prepare internal reports for management, BOD and committees.
    • Liaise with Auditors. Coordinator completion of form 990.
    • Assist in annual budgeting and planning process, administer the new budget and compare to actual results, variance analysis and summarizing trends
    • Assist with the investment portfolio
    • Supervise, mentor and train staff accountant.
    • Maintain internal controls system to reduce the risk of fraud

What the company needs in an Assistant Controller role:

  • 8 plus years of progressively responsible experience in Accounting
  • Accounting, Finance Degree
  • CPA a plus
  • Nonprofit experience required
  • Experience with multiple funding sources.
  • Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)

Why Work Here?

Exciting opportunity with great benefits!

CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting & finance professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management. CFS has twice been named to Forbes’ list of “Best Professional Recruiting Firms” and twice cited by LinkedIn as one of the “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies."


Houston, TX