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Controller - Brookfield, WI

Post Date: 04/17/2024

Req. Number: 109446

City: Brookfield

State: Wisconsin

Zip Code: 109446


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.


Are you a business operations professional seeking a new challenge to contribute your experience and skillset within a collaborative team? If so, this great opportunity may be the perfect role for you!

Goodwill TalentBridge is recruiting a Controller in this direct hire position with our client, a national financial services consulting firm. This role oversees overall accounting operations, as well as administration of financial activities and operational efficiency of the firm. This role manages aspects of human resources including recruitment strategy and collaborates with leadership to establish organizational best practices. The ideal candidate will possess great attention to detail, a high level of organization and previous operations management and or accounting management experience. Competitive salary, profit sharing (discretionary) and benefits package in a welcoming team environment. 


  • Planning, directing and coordinating all accounting operational functions
  • Financial data management and reporting for accurate accounting of business results
  • Coordinating and preparing financial statements
  • Providing leadership with reporting and important information
  • Manage budget process
  • Evaluating accounting and internal control systems
  • Developing and monitoring business performance metrics
  • Overseeing regulatory reporting
  • Hiring, training and retention of staff
  • Oversee payroll and benefit plans
  • Supervision of technology personnel



  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or business-related area of study
  • 5+ Years of experience as a controller or business operations leader within a service or consulting business
  • Experience supervising administrative personnel
  • Experience working directly with HR related functions including but not limited to developing and updating job descriptions, recruiting strategy, hiring, onboarding, training, and performance review
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and experience with Quicken and/or QuickBooks preferred
  • Above average ability in math & experience working with financial statements
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Adaptable and team player oriented
  • Strong attention to detail is needed to be effective in this role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to present information in a professional manner to individuals and small groups

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