The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
June 12, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Accounting, CPA, Controller
Bachelors or equivalent
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is seeking a Deputy Controller to join our Office of the Chief Financial Officer, in Washington DC.
The Deputy Controller is a high profile position that assists the Controller in managing the financial and regulatory risks of the National Academies, a not-for-profit organization with approximately $300 million in annual revenues. The primary responsibilities include oversight for the general ledger, treasury, and tax functions of the organization. The Controller’s Office is also responsible for the accounting and financial reporting functions of The National Academies’ Corporation (TNAC), a related tax-exempt organization.
The Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) is responsible for all financial aspects of The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (the National Academies), including Accounting, Budget, Contracts and Grants Accounting, Contracts and Grants Management, Procurement, and Financial Analysis and Reporting.
We are looking for someone who has:
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field, or equivalent knowledge.
8 years of related professional experience working in large non-profit organizations with highly complex revenue streams, including 5 years of supervisory experience.
Thorough knowledge of GAAP.
Ability to communicate complex accounting issues in simple, understandable terms.
Demonstrated ability to train and supervise subordinates.
Experience appropriately managing and maintaining privileged, sensitive, and confidential information.
About The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
The National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and National Academy of Medicine work together as the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering,and Medicine to provide independent, objective analysis and advice to the nation and conduct other activities to solve complex problems and inform public policy decisions.
The National Academies also encourage education and research, recognize outstanding contributions to knowledge, and increase public understanding in matters of science, engineering, and medicine.