Dunwoody College of Technology is seeking a detail-oriented and enthusiastic Controller for our Accounting Department. This position leads a team of eight full-time staff and is charged with providing timely, comprehensive financial reporting and analysis, developing the budget, and establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.
As part of the Accounting & Finance team, this person works to ensure that the integrity of all accounting and reporting systems is maintained. The Controller is responsible for accounting and tax work, interim monthly reporting, and managing compliance with GAAP.
What you will get to do:
Influence strategic planning and operating decision-making by presenting meaningful financial information and analysis.
Lead the effectiveness and efficiency of the department through project management and continuous improvement efforts
Develop and maintain collaborative business relationships with external and internal partners supporting the success of our students, including determining resources available for financial aid purposes
Foster a positive, service-oriented work environment that ensures sustainable business disciplines
At Dunwoody, students learn things that are relevant, tangible, and useful. Faculty come directly from industry and are passionate about helping students enter the fields they love. Our alumni are the top technicians and leaders in their industries, who are proud to give of their time, talent, and resources.
We are a private, non-profit institution of higher education, with a 104-year history of employing and producing excellence.
This position is a unique opportunity to work with a dynamic team that helps drive the financial and cultural themes for the College. We invite you to join us during a time of exciting momentum.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance; (CPA or MBA preferred)
10 years accounting and accounting operations leadership experience
Project management and accounting systems oversight
Founded in 1914, Dunwoody College of Technology is a private, not-for-profit, endowed institution of higher education. It is one of the few institutions of its kind in the nation, and has been a champion of applied education throughout its history. Its mission is to provide students with a high-quality technical education that result in an immediate job and a fulfilling career.
Located in the Lowry Hill neighborhood next to downtown Minneapolis, Dunwoody College offers bachelor’s and associate’s degrees in a variety of technical fields. The College maintains strong ties to local business and industry and values a diverse faculty, support staff, and student body and their unique contributions to an inclusive Dunwoody community. As articulated by our founder William Hood Dunwoody, the College's vision is to provide "for all time" a place where people of diverse backgrounds receive learning opportunities that prepare them for "the better performance of life's duties."