Controller


We are currently seeking a Controller. The Controller will be responsible for the accounting operations including periodic financial reporting, maintaining a system of accounting records, comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the company’s reported financial results and ensure that reported results comply with GAAP principles.  This newly created role reports to the CFO.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Management:

    • Maintain a system of accounting policies and procedures

    • Manage outsourced functions

    • Oversee the operations of the accounting department

  • Transactions:

    • Ensure AP is paid timely and accurately

    • Help negotiate contracts with vendors as needed

    • AR is collected in a timely manner

    • Process payroll in timely manner

    • Perform periodic bank reconciliations

    • Maintain Chart of Accounts

  • Reporting:

    • Accurate, timely and complete financial statements

    • Coordinate preparation of the corporate annual report and audit

    • Calculate financial and operating metrics

    • Manage annual budget and forecasts

    • Calculate variances from budget and report significant issues to management

    • Provide financial analysis as needed

  • Compliance:

    • Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors

    • Comply with local, state and federal government requirements and tax filings

  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Essential Qualifications and Skills required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

  • 7+ years of progressively responsible experience

  • Preference will be given to candidates with CPA designation

  • Strong organizational and documentation skills

  • Must be willing to work flexible hours

 

Aspen Neuroscience, Inc. offers a competitive compensation package, as well as time-off in addition to Company observed holidays, and Medical/Dental insurance benefits. We promote a culture in which employees are respected and rewarded for hard work, innovation, personal initiative, and teamwork.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to jsial@aspenneuro.com, Subject: Controller.