Controller Jobs in Jackson, MS

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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Horne LLP - Ridgeland, MS (9 miles from Jackson, MS)
Oversees the production of periodic financial reports; ensures that the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or financial reporting standards....
3 days ago
International Paper - Jackson, MS
statement preparation Internal controls identification, maintenance, development and assessment Analytical & financial skills including budgeting, forecasting, key performance measures, working capital...
14 days ago
Troon - Madison, MS (15 miles from Jackson, MS)
Analyzes various accounting reports such as accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory, various general ledger and monthly financial statements....
90+ days ago
University of Mississippi Medical Center - Jackson, MS
Welcome Applicant! We want to ensure that the application process is smooth and efficient and recommend the following tips: Prior to applying, please provide all of your applicable experience and...
90+ days ago

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Controller Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Spring MVC, Spring Boot and Rest Controllers
This is a course aimed at students wishing to develop Java based Web Applications and Restful Micro Services using the very popular Spring MVC and Spring Boot frameworks with minimal...

Introduction to Evimetry: the Controller

The course introduces Evimetry blessed data storage drives and the difference between block-hash and traditional linear hashing for forensic images. Its time to step up your forensic...


Four Roles of the Controller/CFO
This course provides an overview of the 4 major roles of the Controller/CFO. Students will learn how to be a more effective Controller/CFO through basic understanding of the Prospector, Casting...

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Jackson, MS

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Jackson, MS as reported by the BLS.

$102,273

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Jackson, MS 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 Jackson, MS
  • 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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