Oct 08, 2021


  • OneTrust
  • Newport Beach, CA, United States

✍🏾Job Description

We are working with a client who is a law firm seeking a Controller to join their team. The Controller will have the ability to make the role their own, building out the month-end close and budgeting and forecasting processes to provide insight for the Managing Directors to make better decisions. This will be a hands-on position performing the journal entries, producing monthly financials and reporting packages as well as developing the budgeting, forecasting and decision support processes.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare the monthly financial packages including heading up month-end close.
  • Develop and prepare budget and forecasting processes.
  • Assist management with important financial decisions.
  • Develop and maintain banking relationships.
  • Supervise 2 employees in the accounting department.
  • Improve and automate accounting processes.


  • 5+ years of accounting and auditing experience, preferable within public accounting
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principals and procedures
  • CPA preferred
  • Experience with budgeting forecasting and board reporting
  • Excellent Excel skills


  • Medical
  • 401(k) with match
  • Bonus eligible
  • PTO

Job Requirements:
You are one click away from your next big career move. Vaco can help you leverage your accounting skills and experience to turn this exciting opportunity into a job offer. Here's what you'll need to succeed in this role. Controller requirements: • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance • 5+ years of experience in accounting • CPA and/or MBA • Public accounting experience, a strong plus • Previous supervisory experience with proven leadership skills • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office suite • Current experience with large ERP systems (Great Plains, Oracle, Sage etc.)