Assistant Controller III SAFJP00002167 EAR

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an Assistant Controller job in Santa Maria, CA paying $48.08/ HR. Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Responsibilities for this Assistant Controller position include, but are not limited to:


Responsible for the monthly financial reports and month end closing for the plant. Interacts with plant management to help resolve accounting and operational issues. Perform detailed analysis of the monthly financial statements. Responsible for helping the organization reach the goals of our mission statement. The Controller manages the financial affairs of the facility’s reporting unit and prepares financial analyses of operations, including interim financial statements. The responsibilities include the supervision over internal auditing, and budgetary controls. The Controller interacts with the Operations Manager to solve accounting operational issues. This job reports to the division


  • Preparation, analysis, and interpretation of statistical and accounting information to appraise operating results in terms of profitability, performance against budget and forecast of the division.
  • Prepare and review monthly/quarterly and annual financial statements.
  • Active partnership with local GM and Corporate shared financial services to ensure site operations, cash flow, and programs are supported to improve operating performance
  • Coordinates and directs the preparation of the yearly budget and monthly financial forecasts (i.e. profit & loss, cash flows, etc.)
  • Maintains internal control procedures and audit adherence to them
  • Daily analysis and reporting of plant variances.
  • Provide weekly best estimate in terms of profitability, cash collection and inventory trend for the month
  • Responsible for facilitating, accumulating, analyzing, and valuation of the year end physical inventory.
  • The Controller has the final responsibility for providing effective financial controls for the organization.
  • Customarily and regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment that supports and directly impacts senior executive management reports and decisions.
  • All employees have an affirmative duty to protect and maintain the confidentiality of our products.
  • All employees are required to productively react to change and handle other essential tasks as assigned now or in the future.


Qualifications for this Assistant Controller position:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in accounting or similar.
  • 7+ years of experience in the Accounting or related field.

Computer Skills:

  • Advanced Microsoft Office (including Excel & Word) and Windows operating system.
  • Must have thorough experience with ERP systems.

Other Skills:

  • Excellent analytical, organizational and good verbal and writing skills
  • Must have financial statement preparation experience
  • A candidate must possess excellent analytical skills, as well as, organizational and communication skills
  • The candidate must have financial statement review and general ledger experience
  • The candidate must possess adequate knowledge of Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and Windows based operating systems
  • The candidate must be able to work unsupervised, with some direction
  • Effective oral and written communications skills
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and assignments with attention to detail
  • Problem solving, well organized, detailed oriented and accurate


Additional Details:

Type:                      Fulltime (40 hours / week) contract

Length:                  4months+

Pay:                        $48.08 / HR

Shift/Hours:          8A – 5P


Why work for Adecco?

  • Weekly pay
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Skills Training
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits


IMPORTANT: This Assistant Controller position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “Apply with Adecco” button to submit your resume.


The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.  Adecco Group provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers to include Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans


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