Adecco is searching for a highly motivated professional for a Controller position in Downtown Duluth, MN. This is a Direct Hire/Permanent position. The person in this role will work heavily with accounting procedures and business service aspects within the company.  Ready to move forward in your accounting career? Apply Now!

Responsibilities for this Controller job include:

  • - Maintains and enforces a documented system of accounting policies and procedures

  • - Regularly use Microsoft Excel and QuickBooks to work on reports, tracking, record keeping, etc. at an intermediate level

  • - Oversee the accounting operations of subsidiary corporations, especially their control systems, transaction -processing operations, and policies and procedures
    - Assist in ensuring A/P and A/R, reconciliations, debt payments, and payroll processes are completed in a timely manner
    - Maintain the chart of accounts and maintain an orderly accounting filing system
    - Issue timely and complete financial statements
    - Coordinate the preparation of the corporate annual report
    - Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations
    - Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics and forecasts
    - Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit
    - Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
    - Bookkeeping for clients utilizing QuickBooks desktop and QuickBooks online
  • - Return client phone calls timely and courteously

  • - Working closely with the partners and managers to draft letters in response to notices received from the Minnesota and Wisconsin Department of Revenues

  • - Manage the processing team, along with servicing and setting up clients. This position may also include time working on federal and state tax returns.

  • - Additional tasks and projects as position requires

  • Qualifications and Requirements:

  • - Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience and 10+ years of progressively responsible experience for a major company or division of a large corporation

  • - CPA or CMA would be strongly preferred

  • - Proficient in QuickBooks (desktop and online)

  • - Great work habits, productive, and a self-starter

  • - Ability to travel as needed to company subsidiaries

  • Annual salary will be between $50,000-$75,000 based on level of experience and qualifications.


    Hours: Standard Monday-Friday, Full Time


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