Senior Controller in Racine at GPAC

Date Posted: 11/23/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Racine
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/23/2022

Job Description

A methodically growing community bank confidentially seeks a Senior Controller who would grow into a future CFO. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting-pulling and reporting historical financial records to the CFO for discussion with complete accuracy. A collaborative style in this Senior Controller role, of communicating well with all support staff and peers is essential. This particular Senior Controller role is for in-office presence in a bank. This Senior Controller role is ideal for a person who wants to learn all of the strategy pieces under the guidance of a higher-level CFO on-premises. This role is for a smart, humble, though, and confident Senior Controller type wanting to grow in analysis and strategy. 

A clear understanding of risk, investment, debt, and equity loads is required. The ability to join the bank group and consistently see with new eyes the priorities of the capital mix is imperative. Clear direction, supported by reports regarding the effectiveness of current operations and ability to develop the bank group's future capitally, and the ability to clearly communicate that to bankers and board members are also essential skills for this position.

Compensation:


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • 401K and profit-sharing
  • Medical/vision insurance
  • Dental, Life, LTD
  • Holiday pay
  • Paid time off
  • This role has a bigger title than actual strategy. This is a great, "next step" toward a Chief Financial Officer role for a Senior Controller or Accountant in community bank

Requirements:


  • CPA or willingness to obtain is preferred
  • 3 years banking Controller experience or strong financial accounting leadership within various banking/credit union business models is key
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or related field 
  • 1 years in leadership/management role
  • 5 years of progressive banking experience
  • Documentation of past projects and successes

Duties:


  • Provide Strategic recommendations with their Team
  • Oversight of multiple departments/teams in operations and accounting
  • Speak to the trends
  • Grow bank revenues and increase efficiencies in all areas of operations
  • Raise capital
  • Prepare are general ledger reconciliations along with quarterly call and monthly board reports
  • OCC reporting and other weekly, quarterly, year-end reports
  • Maintain employee benefits plan
  • Stock and bond portfolio and activities for the bank
  • Leadership and planning for strategic growth
  • Working collaboratively with employees, staff, community, customers, for the safe and sound management of activities 

Contact your local Wisconsin banking recruiter, Joe Albert to learn more about this Senior Controller position and other banking opportunities throughout the state.

Joe Albert

Search Consultant | gpac

To be considered, please apply with a resume. You can email me directly at: joe.albert@gogpac.com

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.