Controller Jobs in Milwaukee, WI

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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Baker Tilly Search & Staffing - Milwaukee, WI
Prepare and communicate monthly and annual financial statements for the management team. Direct supervision of one out-of-state Controller....
22 hours ago
Metso Corporation - Waukesha, WI (15 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Would you like to take this opportunity to influence the industry towards a more responsible use of the world's natural resources? As a newly combined company Metso Outotec creates a unique...
2 days ago
Briggs and Stratton Corporation - Milwaukee, WI
Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of generally accepted accounting principles. Ability to forecast and develop budgets....
3 days ago
Milwaukee, WI
Kforce has a client that is seeking a Property Management Controller in Milwaukee, WI....
3 days ago
Regal Beloit Corporation - Grafton, WI (19 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
sheet reviews (minimize surprises)....
4 days ago
Cliftonlarsonallen - Milwaukee, WI
Provide detailed review of the general ledger, financial statements and required work papers Prepare work papers for the independent auditors, if applicable Analyze and interpret financial information...
6 days ago
Milwaukee, WI
accepted accounting principles....
6 days ago
Circa - Milwaukee, WI
Youll be responsible for the general ledger, preparing monthly and year-end financial operating statements, analyzing and providing guidance to senior management on interpreting operating results, and...
6 days ago
PrincetonOne - Milwaukee, WI
Routinely and proactively conducts detail balance sheet reviews (minimize surprises). Reports on root causes, remediation plans, and updated status'....
7 days ago
CliftonLarsonAllen - Milwaukee, WI
Skills/Knowledge: An understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (FASB/SFAS) or other comprehensive basis of accounting Strong organization skills/goal orientation/self-motivation....
11 days ago
Chesapeake Hospitality - Milwaukee, WI
Ensure that the financial system is accurate, efficient, and in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and governmental regulations and advise management accordingly....
12 days ago
Milwaukee, WI
opportunity for a Plant Controller is open in the beautiful Midwest....
14 days ago
Spincraft - New Berlin, WI (7 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform and supervise the accounting functions for the monthly/quarterly GL close, account reconciliation, and audit preparation....
14 days ago
Divine Savior High School Corporation - Milwaukee, WI
Serve as administrator for general ledger system, setting up new accounts and reports as needed. 2....
19 days ago
Baker Tilly Search & Staffing - Milwaukee, WI
Oversee and manage all general ledger activity....
20 days ago

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Controller Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Obligations of Controllers and Processors

Exploring the details of controllers and processor obligations under the GDPR, beginning with accountability and documentation and moving on to data privacy impact assessments, data protection...

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...

Mentoring/Coaching Role of the Controller/CFO
This course provides an overview of mentoring and coaching. Students will be walked through examples of good coaches, the differences between coaching and mentoring, and how this can provide value...

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Milwaukee, WI

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in Milwaukee, WI offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • Master's Degree (33.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.5%)
  • Vocational 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 Milwaukee, WI
  • 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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