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Assistant Controller

Posted on Feb 2, 2019 by Lee Enterprises

Montpelier, IA 52759
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Lee Enterprises, Inc. has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Assistant Controller with our Central Finance Center (CFC). The position will oversee day-to-day and month end accounting processes and assist operations management as necessary. The candidate will report to the CFC Director, and will be hands on with a strong working knowledge of general ledger accounting, financial practices and staff management.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Staff management
  • Accounts payable and payroll processing
  • Assisting with and supervising the month-end close (journal entries, account reconciliations, etc.)
  • Analysis of monthly financials
  • Flash reporting
  • Assisting with internal and external audits.

Preferred Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field
  • Five years general ledger or equivalent accounting experience
  • Familiarity with general accounting processes
  • Prior staff supervision preferred
  • Microsoft Office proficiency (Excel including Pivot Tables)
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well within a team under tight deadlines and changing directives

Lee offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of local news and information, and a major platform for advertising, with daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 weekly and specialty publications serving 49 markets in 21 states. Check us out at .


Lee Enterprises

Reference: 636703741

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