Immediately Hiring: Controller - for a nationwide educational organization with over 40 years of operating excellence.

  • Abingdon, MD
  • $120,000 - $140,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: John Grabowski
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A bit about us:

We are a top franchising childcare and summer camp organization with over 40 years of operational excellence. We were the highest-ranked childcare franchisor in the 2022 Franchise Direct Top 100 list. And locally, we’ve been a finalist for four straight years in the Baltimore Business Journal’s list of Best Places to Work. Currently operating in over 34 states and growing!

Why join us?

100% company-paid medical and life insurance for you,
Company-paid dental and vision for you and your family
401K match
Childcare tuition discounts
Paid parental leave
Generous paid time off and holidays
Paid volunteer time off to support local nonprofits
We value in-person collaborating at our corporate headquarters, and offer an allowance of remote workdays

Job Details

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Permanent Controller to join our dynamic finance team in the education industry. As the Permanent Controller, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of our financial operations. This is a permanent position that offers excellent growth opportunities and the chance to make a significant impact on our organization.

  • Oversee all aspects of financial management, including budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting
  • Manage the monthly, quarterly, and annual close processes to ensure timely and accurate financial statements
  • Develop and implement financial policies and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to analyze financial data and provide strategic insights for decision-making
  • Prepare and review financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements
  • Coordinate and manage the annual audit process, ensuring compliance with audit requirements
  • Ensure accurate and timely multi-state tax reporting and compliance
  • Supervise and mentor a team of finance professionals, providing guidance and support as needed
  • Continuously identify areas for process improvement and implement changes to enhance efficiency and effectiveness
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and best practices to ensure the organization remains competitive in the market

  • CPA certification is required
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in the education industry
  • Extensive experience with Great Plains software or equivalent ERP systems
  • Strong knowledge of multi-state tax reporting and compliance
  • Proven experience managing the annual audit process
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team
  • Strong organizational and time management skills

If you are a highly motivated and experienced finance professional looking for a permanent position with excellent growth opportunities, we encourage you to apply for the Permanent Controller role. Join our team and contribute to the success of our organization in the dynamic education industry.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Abingdon, MD
Job Type
$120,000 - $140,000