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Polish Roman Catholic Union of America in Chicago has 1 job opening and is currently looking for a full-time Financial Controller. 


About the job

The Controller is primarily responsible for the preparation of the Annual Statement and the Quarterly Statement of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America and monitors all financial activities.

The Controller manages the auditing department, gives guidance in preparation of financial reports and reviews them. The Controller also handles the daily finance matters and maintains adequate accounting records.
  • Assist management with important financial decisions
  • Prepare financial documents such as business reports, financial forecasts and statements to understand the financial state of business
  • Supervise employees who work under the controller in preparing financial reports and budgets
  • Monitor a company’s financial reports and determine ways to reduce costs
  • Keep up-to-date on the financial market to understand how to maximize profits and find new expansion areas
  • Understand the financials of a company in order to meet legal requirements and keep the financial state in good standing
  • Work with internal and external audit staff and state examiners as needed
  • Payroll, claim and account monitoring functions
Some Of These Qualifications Include

There are certain skills that a potential candidate should have to be successful as a controller, such as those that allow them to coordinate with others and multitask effectively.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and management about the finances of the business and justify certain financial recommendations
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent math skills to make accurate calculations and estimates
  • Good understanding of federal and state regulations
  • Organization and project management
  • Bachelors degree or higher
  • Good working knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook, Sage
  • Ability to analyze financial data and prepare statements / reports as needed
  • Knowledge of Statutory Accounting Principals
A good Controller has an extensive background working in finance roles as an Accountant, Financial Planner, Finance Manager or Accounting Manager. Their experience in these roles allows them to effectively manage financial reporting and accounting operations for a corporation. They need to have excellent verbal and written communication to communicate information between lower-level company employees and upper management officials. Controllers should also have an ethical mindset that motivates them to analyze financial documents and highlight instances of fraud.

Job Type


Pay: From $75,000.00 per year

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Monday to Friday
COVID-19 Considerations

Currently, staff wears masks and signs daily screening waiver. PRCUA closed to public except for curbside service. Policies adjusted as guidance is updated.

Application Question(s)
  • Are you familiar with Sage?
  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)
  • Accounting: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Statutory Accounting Principles: 1 year (Preferred)
  • CPA (Preferred)
Work Location:
  • One location
Work Remotely
  • No

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