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Harper College is seeking applicants for the Assistant Controller position. The Assistant Controller is responsible for providing leadership in the day to day operations of the financial and accounting services of the College including accounts payable, payroll, audit functions, general accounting and government reporting. The successful candidate will contribute to keeping the accounting and financial process of the College compliant and ensures accurate financial reporting and control. You will provide customer service training, orientation and motivation of accounting staff. You will also perform staff evaluations and encourage individual employee growth and development.
B.A. in Accounting, CPA preferred
At least three years of accounting supervisory experience required in education or other non-profit organizations including preparing GASB and GFOA compliant Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports.
Experience with Federal Financial Aid, 403(b)/457 Tax Sheltered Annuity Programs, integrated software systems, and tax requirements preferred.
Proficient in database, spreadsheet and word processing software packages in a windows environment. Knowledge of governmental fund accounting.