Compassion International is nearly a billion-dollar, Christ-centered nonprofit organization that has been impacting the lives of millions of children around the world since 1952. With 3500 employees in 26 countries, Compassion is leading the fight against child poverty and due to our exponential grow, we have an exciting opportunity for a skilled Controller to join us in Colorado Springs. Full relocation provided along with fantastic benefits and 30 days PTO await the top candidate.
This director leads the accounting function to maintain Compassion's general ledger, work closely with internal clients across the organization to answer financial questions and provide advice on proper accounting, conduct accounting research and analysis, review and interpret historical transactional activity, and complete the month-end and year-end close process. The primary purpose of this position is to provide direction through subordinate managers and staff to a major sub-function or geographic region of the ministry. This responsibility includes hiring, discipline, and termination, as well as, coaching, performance management, assigning, checking, and approving work to achieve global strategies and objectives. The incumbent collaborates with other senior leaders and contributes to the development of functional strategy and makes decisions based on operational strategy and priorities.
*** Equivalent education, training and/or certification may be substituted for experience and education shown above ***
Working Environment: Office – Standard Office Environment
Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, and/or walking for up to 8 hours per day
Travel Requirements: May be required to travel up to 25% of normal schedule