Controller Jobs in California

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
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
Envista - Orange, CA
Lead the month end closing and financial reporting process; including account analysis and reconciliation....
2 days ago
San Francisco, 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
Ontario, CA
Overseeing General Ledger reconciliations. Monitor capital reserve funding status and oversee the redemptions and transfers. Supporting the year-end external audit....
1 day ago
Skedulo - San Francisco, 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....
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Santa Barbara, CA
Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Controller will be a part of strategic financial planning and assist in overseeing financial operations and systems of the entire company....
1 day ago
The University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA
The controller guards the financial resources of the organization by managing, developing, and monitoring financial and internal controls....
2 days ago
Corte Madera, CA
Part-time position with pay commensurate with experience Non-remote with fully vaccinated staff 2-4 days per week for a very experienced person in general finance and reporting - Maintain GAAP...
1 day ago
Form Energy - Berkeley, 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
Los Angeles, CA
Regional Financial Controller Company: Michael Page Location: Los Angeles Posted on: October 23, 2021 Job Description: MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation...
5 hours ago
CSU Fullerton Auxiliary Services Corporation ("ASC") - Fullerton, CA
The Controller oversees accounting, finance, budget and sales audit....
2 days ago
Tri Star Sports & Entertainment Group - West Hollywood, CA
SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES & DELIVERABLES TEAM CONTROLLER: Review financial statements and supporting documents for accuracy and completeness Ensure the issuance of financial reporting packages (annual...
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Corcoran, CA
Skills Financial Analysis Investments International Financial Reporting Standards Accounting Business Administration Generally Accepted Accounting Principles...
1 day ago
Oakland, 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
The Pasha Group - San Rafael, CA
Job Summary The Divisional Controller directs accounting managers and staff for designated corporate entities, divisions, or lines of business to produce accurate and complete financial statements in...
2 days ago

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Controller Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Controller Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$154,330

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in California 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 California
  • 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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