Waste Connections, Inc Assistant Controller in Clifton Park, New York

Job Title

Assistant Controller

Employee Type

Employee

Requisition Primary Location

Clifton Park, New York

Job Description

Tired of busy season and want more work-life balance? Do you have an entrepreneurial drive? Then make Waste Connections your career destination! We hire our Assistant Controllers with the intent of providing not just a job but a long term career track. Promotion to the next level and continuous promotion will require relocation .

We operate with an extremely successful decentralized business model that empowers our Controllers to be strategic business partners with Operations. We work hard…. but play harder!

The Position:

We are searching for a high energy Assistant Controller in Clifton Park, NY. This would be a position designed to get you ready for a promotion to a District Controller role at one of other locations across our 41 operating states.

Responsibilities:

  • Performing monthly financial close functions through preparation of financial statements for each designated operating location.

  • Reconciliation of all general ledger accounts.

  • Monthly narrative analysis of significant financial variances to budget and forecast.

  • Monthly completion of a three-month financial forecast.

  • Rate analysis and review.

  • Effective ongoing communication of financial related information to business counterparts

  • Managing flow of accounting data to/from remote facilities.

  • Assisting with quarterly Sarbanes Oxley compliance and review

  • Planning and participating in the annual financial budget process

  • Providing training to non-financial personnel on internal control compliance, accounting procedures and financial statement review.

  • Special projects as assigned.

Ideal Candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.

  • 2 Years previous accounting experience required . Public accounting experience preferred .

  • CPA and/or other professional certifications a huge plus.

  • Intermediate to advanced skills in MS Excel and related accounting business systems.

We offer excellent Family benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to...

"Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

Job Requirements:

Education:

Language:

Certification(s):

Competencies:

Responsibilities:

Skills:

Who We Are

Waste Connections Inc. is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.

OUR PEOPLE MEAN EVERYTHING TO US

Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities

BUILD TALENT FROM WITHIN

People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.

LET’S REALIZE YOUR GOALS TOGETHER

Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.