Hephzibah Children's Association is a social service agency in Oak Park, IL with a multi-faceted mission serving children and families. The agency offers short and long term group homes, family based support and intervention services and after school and summer day care programs
We are seeking a Controller who will be responsible for all areas relating to financial reporting including maintaining accounting practices and procedures to ensure accurate financial statements, month end close and interim financial statements. Solid experience coordinating external audit activities and managing reporting, budget development and analysis, accounts payable and receivable, general ledger, payroll, and accounting for investments.
Reports to the Director of Finance.
Supervises the accounting functions and team.
Bachelor's degree in accounting with CPA or MBA
Minimum of 5 years accounting experience with demonstrated financial skills
Written and verbal communication skills
Competent in Microsoft Office products, Word, Excel, Outlook
Ability to gain proficiency in agency general ledger software
Sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural difference in staff and client populations.