Controller Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

Establish and manage financial reporting, analysis, and policy. Controllers are the lead accounting employees in a company. They collect, verify, and interpret reports or statements submitted by support staff; maintain important department records; prepare special reports on request; and create/adapt internal financial controls as necessary. They also ensure that the organization meets federal, state, and local compliance laws.

Controllers are responsible for reporting to upper-level executives regarding the company’s annual budget, overall financial state, and financial alignment with operations. They provide input on large-scale company decisions and may collaborate with external accounting personnel.

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Check Point Software Technologies - San Carlos, CA (7 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Your Impact & Responsibilities We are searching for an ambitious Controller for our operations in the Americas, to be responsible for: Preparation and review of GAAP financial statements and other reports...
3 days ago
FLIGHT CENTRE TRAVEL GROUP LIMITED - Brisbane, CA (22 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Financial Controller - Brisbane - QLD Apply now Job no: 510117 Brand: Flight Centre Travel Group Work type: Full time Location: Queensland Categories: Finance & Strategy Financial Controller - Australian...
1 day ago
Del Grande Dealer Group - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Preparing monthly financial statements....
5 hours ago
PayPal - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
financial reporting, any standalone external financial statements, and any required regulatory reporting, as well as supporting PayPals consolidated financial reporting Support the Business in new...
4 days ago
Wikimedia Foundation - Fremont, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
reconciliations, accrual schedules and general journal entries, ensuring that reconciliations are performed accurately and on-time....
7 days ago
Wikimedia Foundation - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
reconciliations, accrual schedules and general journal entries, ensuring that reconciliations are performed accurately and on-time....
7 days ago
Wikimedia Foundation - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
reconciliations, accrual schedules and general journal entries, ensuring that reconciliations are performed accurately and on-time....
7 days ago
Precision Castparts Corporation - San Leandro, CA (18 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Responsible for data integrity of all financial controls, including but not limited to product costing, general ledger and balance sheet....
7 days ago
Google Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA (8 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Scale the accounting and reporting function to balance the mitigation, financial statement risk, and enablement of cloud business growth....
8 days ago
Abbott - Alameda, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Month-end close and reporting for R&D/ALB (journal entry review, variance analysis and commentaries, etc.)....
8 days ago
Guckenheimer - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
PC literate understanding of how to use technology as a tool Key Accountabilities Supports Commercial Leads and Commercial Business Partner with all aspects of month end close and reviews Balance sheet...
8 days ago
ExecuNet - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Statements...
9 days ago
Milpitas, CA (18 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
prepare general ledgers Oversee all corporate AR and AP Ensure regulations and laws are adhered to Controller Qualifications: A minimum of 20 years of experience as a Controller in the construction...
10 days ago
Varian Medical Systems, Inc. - Palo Alto, CA
The America's and Revenue Controller is as a key member of Varian's accounting leadership team with primary responsibility for overseeing the accounting operations in the Americas and the worldwide...
13 days ago
Pulte Group, Inc. - Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
financial reports for the Area leadership team to assist in effectively managing the business Functions as a financial resource for Divisions by providing support with feasibilities, forecasts and the month-end...
13 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Palo Alto, CA as reported by the BLS.

$180,653

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.1%)
  • Master's Degree (33.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.1%)
  • Some College (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Controllers in Palo Alto, CA
  • 10+ years (30.0%)
  • 8-10 years (23.3%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 6-8 years (13.3%)
  • 2-4 years (10.0%)
  • None (3.3%)

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