controller in durango

doug wearley, tatum executive services
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US$ 115,000 - US$ 130,000 per year
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job details

durango, colorado
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
working hours
8 to 5
US$ 115,000 - US$ 130,000 per year
7 Years
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doug wearley, tatum executive services

job description

job summary:

Tatum by Randstad is working with an organization outside of Durango, Colorado with their search for a new Controller. If you've ever wanted to live in SW Colorado near the mountains, hiking, fishing, the outdoors, skiing, snowboarding.. this might be your opportunity. The company would help with some relocation for the ideal candidate.

The role::

Prepares financial statements for distribution for internal and external reporting, including consolidated statements. The Controller is responsible for the supervision and oversight of the accounting staff in the preparation of financial information. This position is responsible for the offices of General Ledger/Fixed Assets, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Purchasing, and Contracts and Grants.

location: Durango, Colorado
job type: Permanent
salary: $115,000 - 130,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 7 Years

Oversees all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP, GASB standards, and regulatory requirements.

Provides leadership and direction throughout the accounting and financial reporting process.

Responsible for the personnel management of the accounting office (General Ledger/Fixed Assets, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Purchasing, and Contracts & Grants) to include recruitment, supervision, scheduling of leave, counseling, disciplinary actions, performance evaluations, training, skills development and termination.

Actively participates in the monthly closing process, ensuring accuracy and timeliness of the monthly and annual closing of the books.

Responsible for monthly departmental and consolidated financial statements.

Responsible for the annual closing and audit of the financial records.

Evaluates, develops, and documents business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal control.

Develops, administers, and monitors the Accounting Office budget.

Develops and submits the annual Indirect Cost Rate proposal.

Works cooperatively with directors, division heads, and project managers to identify and provide complete financial information in a timely manner.

Facilitates training for directors, division heads, and others in the use and understanding of financial policies, practices, and reports.

Participates in a positive, supportive, and team-oriented environment.


Must have a current and active CPA license.

BA/BS in Accounting or Finance

Current experience working as a Controller would be highly desired

Must have a minimum of 2 years of governmental accounting.

Must have 3 years of management experience.

Knowledge of PeopleSoft financials program.

Must have 6 years of experience in accounting field (10-15 years would be ideal)


The client will offer up to $25K sign on for relocation expenses

If a serious candidate, please email me directly with your resume for fastest response

skills: $0-50 million

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.