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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Automotive Controller - Beverly Hills BMW

  • Sonic Automotive, Inc.
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 1 day ago
Ensure timely completion of all financial statements, monthly work papers and reports. Reconcile balance sheet accounts and clear reconciling items every month....

Financial Controller

  • San Francisco, CA
  • 10 hours ago
Job Description As a Financial Controller, you will work as a business partner with our business unit leaders to find efficiencies and streamline operations....

Controller Needed - Costa Mesa, CA

  • Costa Mesa, CA
  • 10 hours ago
Controller Responsibilities: Problem solve and create new processes Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies, and procedures Improve accounting processes Train accounting staff Controller...

Corporate Controller

  • Aston Carter
  • Irvine, CA
  • 14 hours ago
Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting and cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Knowledge of automated financial and accounting reporting systems Knowledge...

CONTROLLER, Construction

  • Ethan Conrad Properties
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 12 hours ago
General Ledger Maintain chart of accounts. Maintain general ledger balances by verifying, and posting monthly journal entries....

Controller Organization Rotational Program, Associate Analyst

  • Pg U0026E Corporation
  • Benicia, CA
  • 2 days ago
Month end closing process includes monthly close coordination; preparation and recording of accounting transactions to the general ledger in accordance with GAAP and Regulatory accounting....

Controller Organization Rotational Program, Associate Analyst

  • Pg U0026E Corporation
  • Kentfield, CA
  • 2 days ago
Month end closing process includes monthly close coordination; preparation and recording of accounting transactions to the general ledger in accordance with GAAP and Regulatory accounting....

Corporate Controller

  • SquarePeg
  • Santa Clarita, CA
  • 13 hours ago
Preparing annual budgets, forecasts, and reports, as well as reviewing journal entries and account reconciliation. Monitoring closing processes, billing, invoicing, expenses, and reimbursements....


  • Gothic Landscape Incorporated
  • Santa Clarita, CA
  • 2 days ago
Maintain balance sheet reconciliation schedules in a form satisfactory to the Company's external CPA. Ensure accuracy of subcontractor contractors and invoices. Manages local accounting staff....

Plant Controller

  • Century Group
  • Ontario, CA
  • 1 day ago
completion and reporting of the weekly and monthly financial related schedules, key performance indicators and supporting analytical schedules to corporate and plant management Prepare weekly and monthly reconciliations...


  • Absolute Limited
  • San Jose, CA
  • 2 days ago
Run the monthly/quarterly close process globally, ensuring all results, including balance sheets, income statements & cash flows are posted, consolidated and fully analyzed for reporting to Executive...

Controller - Plant

  • Packaging Corporation of America
  • Kingsburg, CA
  • 2 days ago
Manage the profit forecasting, annual budgeting and month-end closing processes for the plants. Prepare financial analysis and scenarios as requested....

Vice President for Finance and Controller

  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 2 days ago
Oversees external audits and preparation of annual financial statements and other financial compliance reports....

Corporate Controller

  • Spiraledge, Inc
  • Campbell, CA
  • 1 day ago
What you will do Lead and direct the monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and...

Hyundai Controller

  • Cardinale Group
  • West Covina, CA
  • 9 hours ago
Dealership Controller needed for the Greater LA area! Come join a WINNING team in the auto industry! Prominent, values-centered organization seeks experienced DEALERSHIP CONTROLLER....

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Salary for Controller Jobs in California

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • Master's Degree (33.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.2%)
  • 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 (24.0%)
  • 6-8 years (24.0%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 8-10 years (16.0%)
  • 2-4 years (12.0%)
  • 1-2 years (4.0%)

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