Assistant Controller

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Salt Lake City, UT
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jul 31, 2018
Job ID
Assistant Controller: SLC, UT 
Company  is a rapidly growing FinTech company focused on digital disruption in the $1+ trillion financial service industry. Our proprietary technology platform and machine-learning decisioning algorithms are changing the face and pace of consumer retail finance. FinTech is the combination of technology and finance and is at the forefront of the next generation of emerging disruptive technologies with the ability to democratize the lending process for all consumers. Company has a strong supportive culture and is dedicated to its customers, merchant partners, and team members.  Our employees are modern day shopkeepers that blend traditional steadfast commitment to service and top results with the speed and energy of today. We take ownership of our responsibilities and are accountable for our actions.

The Accounting department is looking for a strong individual to help take us to the next level.  The Assistant Controller will not be just a manager, but expected to be knowledgeable on the detail and develop sophisticated processes.

Starting Responsibilities: 
Manage Accounting team members, including assigning work, assessments, review of responsibilities, hiring new staff. Review & post general ledger entries prepared by others. Coordinate & monitor monthly close process, including reconciliation review. Improving processes and finding efficiencies while maintaining current policies & procedures. Develop staff skill sets and knowledge base. Promote company policies, initiatives, and internal controls

Bachelors in Accounting, Finance or related field.  Masters preferred. Certified Public Accountant preferred. Five or more years of managing ten or more individuals, including responsibility in hiring and terminating. Five or more years of progressive accounting experience; some public accounting experience preferred. Proven ability to complete complex revenue recognition entries accurately.

Understanding of Accounting systems (Microsoft Dynamics, Tableau) TABLEAU is a HUGE PLUS.  Proficient with building complex formulas in Excel. (ABSOLUTELY REQUIRED).  Implementation of new systems or establishing new processes from scratch.  Local candidates only.