Canine Companions for Independence was founded in Santa Rosa, California in 1975. The National Headquarters and Northwest Training Center are located on the Jean and Charles Schulz Campus in Santa Rosa, California. The Schulz Campus, named after generous supporters Jean and Charles Schulz, opened in 1996. The Northwest Region serves people in Northern California, Northern Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska.
Approximate Schedule: Monday-Friday, 9-5
SUMMARY: The Assistant Controller will be responsible for assisting with the oversight of daily finance, accounting and reporting activities. This position will work closely with the Controller to ensure accurate and timely business operations, accounting, and financial activities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed:
Finance and Accounting Tasks
EXPERIENCE: 3 to 5 years of increasingly responsible accounting experience including financial statement preparation and account reconciliation. Demonstrated ability to manage and mentor junior staff. Solid knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles; and nonprofit experience preferred. Strong Excel skills and financial accounting systems experience required.
EDUCATION: BA/BS in Accounting required. CPA or advanced degree in business preferred.
This position is currently accepting applications.