Assistant Controller

Jan 02 2020
ALTRES Office |Honolulu|Full Time
Job Description

Seeking a full-time Assistant Controller for an immediate full-time opening in Honolulu. This role will assist with the general supervision of the accounting department to meet daily objectives and goals, analyze and implement procedure improvements, and resolve any issues as they arise. 


The ideal candidate has previous experience, supervisory skills and an analytical mind. If you meet the requirements below, we want to hear from you today!


Additional Responsibilities:


  • Prepare month-end journal entries and financial statements in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Reconcile accounts on a monthly basis to ensure that balances are properly stated.
  • Review the financial statements and identify errors or discrepancies and makes adjustments, as needed.
  • Review and audit day to day work of the accounting department to ensure accurate financial statements.
  • Prepare information for year-end audit.
  • Prepare ad-hoc reports in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Identify issues, as they arise, and either resolve them or recommend possible solutions.
  • Assess and recommend ideas to improve the accounting department operations and work with the manager to implement them.


Required Education and Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or the equivalent years of experience. Previous management experience preferred.
  • Professional certification is a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP.
  • Strong communication skills aimed at motivating and training staff.
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Excel, Word and QuickBooks.
  • Must be able to use 10-key punch by touch.
  • Able to work in fast paced environment and meet required deadlines.
  • Highly detail oriented, organized with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.