Controller Jobs in Tennessee

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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LP Building Products - Nashville, TN
statements, including consolidated balance sheets, consolidated statements of current and retained earnings, consolidated statements of cash flows, and consolidated statements of shareholders' equity...
Remote Work
4 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Gallatin, TN
Recommended Skills Fixed Asset Balance Sheet Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Financial Statements General Ledger Reconciliation...
6 days ago
CPA Food Recruitment - Dyersburg, TN
What we are looking for you to do: Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, G/L, Inventory/Cost Accounting, Fixed Assets, Cash Flows and Revenue Recognition Manage month-end closing...
6 days ago
University of Tennessee - Knoxville, TN
statements Maximizing cash flows for university capital projects through reimbursement from outside sources (state, federal, other) Managing University Contractor Retainage Program in accordance with...
8 days ago
Hospital Corporation of America - Nashville, TN
Must be knowledgeable in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and the use of personal computers. Department business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m....
8 days ago
University of Tennessee - Knoxville, TN
statements Maximizing cash flows for university capital projects through reimbursement from outside sources (state, federal, other) Managing University Contractor Retainage Program in accordance with...
8 days ago
Schneider Electric - Nashville, TN
Participate in monthly, mid-year and annual closing process including journal entries, account reconciliations and continuous process improvement Prepare monthly HFM reporting packages to corporate...
10 days ago
Nashville, TN
, prevetted resources, and they're looking to grow their internal accounting and finance team through hiring a Corporate Controller....
Remote Work
10 days ago
Cooper Standard - Surgoinsville, TN
This position has complete responsibility for P&L and Balance Sheet creation and integrity, to include all necessary analysis of the results....
10 days ago
Republic Services, Inc. - Nashville, TN
Responsible for monthly reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts....
11 days ago
HCA - Hermitage, TN
Must be knowledgeable in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and the use of personal computers. Department business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m....
11 days ago
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Knoxville, TN
statements Maximizing cash flows for university capital projects through reimbursement from outside sources (state, federal, other) Managing University Contractor Retainage Program in accordance with...
11 days ago
UBS - Nashville, TN
Sheet positions impacting liquidity and funding from a divisional, regional and product perspective assist in preparation of analytical and statistical reporting to management work closely with onshore...
11 days ago
University of Tennessee - Knoxville, TN
statements Maximizing cash flows for university capital projects through reimbursement from outside sources (state, federal, other) Managing University Contractor Retainage Program in accordance with...
12 days ago
Korn Ferry - Nashville, TN
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES The Corporate Controller is the most senior accounting professional in the organization and is expected to lead the company's Accounting, Financial Reporting and Internal Controls...
14 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Tennessee

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

$109,231

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Tennessee 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 (1.2%)
  • 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 Tennessee
  • 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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