Controller Jobs in San Mateo, 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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San Francisco, CA (15 miles from San Mateo, CA)
What Youll Do Manage external relationships including bookkeepers/accountants, insurance carriers, and tax preparers Manage month-end close, Payroll, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable/Billing, and...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (15 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Ledger Responsible for the month end close and that result in accurate financial statements o Monthly Reconciliations o Prepaid Expenses o Depreciation (Fixed Assets) o Balance Sheet o Reconciliation...
2 days ago
Skedulo - San Francisco, CA (15 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Prepare monthly/quarterly financial statements in accordance with company guidelines, with a target 5 day close. Manage cash to maximize return while minimizing risk....
1 day ago
The University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA (15 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The controller guards the financial resources of the organization by managing, developing, and monitoring financial and internal controls....
2 days ago
Form Energy - Berkeley, CA (20 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Support VP of Finance and FP&A team with ad hoc analyses What You'll Bring: 6+ years of progressive Accounting experience Thorough knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles People leadership...
1 day ago
Oakland, CA (15 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Prepare monthly financial close and reporting (P&L, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow) and monthly spending reports and review by various constituencies....
1 day ago
Tyco Electronics - Redwood City, CA (7 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The Plant Controller must be an exceptional business partner to the plant manager and his/her teams....
3 days ago
Woodruff-Sawyer & Company - San Francisco, CA (15 miles from San Mateo, CA)
The ideal candidate will possess a detailed understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and internal control expertise in addition to excellent analytical, time management, organization...
3 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Palo Alto, CA (12 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Statements Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Accounting Finance Internal Controls Management...
3 days ago
Oracle - Dublin, CA (24 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Responsibilities: Controllership of US GAAP obligations including leading, reviewing & coordinating the month end close, balance sheet reconciliations & reporting requirements; Controllership of Statutory...
3 days ago
Oracle - Dublin, CA (24 miles from San Mateo, CA)
What you will be doing: Controllership of US GAAP obligations including leading, reviewing & coordinating the month end close, investigating and providing commentary on quarterly Balance Sheet/Opex...
4 days ago
Ledgent Finance & Accounting - San Francisco, CA (15 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Controller for Non-Profit in SF needed!...
4 days ago
Oracle - Dublin, CA (24 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Responsibilities: Controllership of US GAAP obligations including leading, reviewing & coordinating the month end close, balance sheet reconciliations & reporting requirements; Controllership of Statutory...
4 days ago
Oracle - Dublin, CA (24 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Responsibilities: Controllership of US GAAP obligations including leading, reviewing & coordinating the month end close, balance sheet reconciliations & reporting requirements; Controllership of Statutory...
4 days ago
Hayward, CA (14 miles from San Mateo, CA)
Job Description: We are looking for a Controller to oversee financial statements like balance sheets, invoices, accounts payable and accounts receivable include directing Accounting Managers and department...
4 days ago

Demographic Data for San Mateo, CA

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Salary for Controller Jobs in San Mateo, CA

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

$180,663

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in San Mateo, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • 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 San Mateo, 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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