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UFCW Local 770

UFCW Local 770


Controller

Based in Los Angeles, CA

 

BACKGROUND:
UFCW 770 stands 31,000 members strong, building power and advocating with workers in healthcare, retail drug, grocery, meatpacking, and cannabis. UFCW Local 770 is looking to fill the Controller position in our Accounting Department. This position requires someone with strong analytic skills, exceptional attention to detail, excellent written and verbal communication and extensive accounting experience.

SELECT RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide comprehensive financial updates to leadership by evaluating, analyzing, and reporting appropriate data points.
  • Guide financial decisions by applying company policies and procedures to current economic landscape.
  • Plan, direct and coordinate all accounting operational functions.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain financial controls and guidelines.
  • Achieve budgeting goals with proper scheduling, analysis, and corrective action.
  • Oversee weekly payroll, salary, and time off adjustments.
  • Prepare various internal and external financial statements.
  • Oversee all insurance policies and their processes.
  • Maintain lease information for all buildings where 770 is lessor as well as lessee.
  • Promptly respond to all requests and inquiries.
  • Coordinate the ADR process.
  • Assess current accounting operations, offer recommendations for improvement and implement new processes.
  • Manage accounting staff.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of accounting software and supporting database, as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, or related field.
  • 10+ years of proven accounting experience.
  • Working knowledge of federal, state, and local tax compliance regulations and reporting.
  • Professional accounting certification, including CMA, CGA, or CA.
  • Working knowledge of finance law and regulatory standards (GAAP).
  • Strong understanding of economic and banking processes.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years of experience as a senior-level accounting or finance manager.
  • Strong working knowledge of detailed financial data analysis.
  • Proven payroll experience, with a focus on streamlining accounting processes.
  • Exemplary history of financial project management.
  • CPA highly preferred.

TO APPLY:
Submit your résumé to: miranda@ufcw770.org.

United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 770 is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, and members of the LGBTQ community are encouraged to apply. Position includes excellent health and retirement benefits.

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