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Controller

CONTROLLER
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.

The WVU Foundation, Inc., a not for profit organization has an exciting opportunity for a Controller to join the Finance/Accounting team. This position will report to the Sr. Associate VP for Finance and interfaces routinely with the COO/CFO & Treasurer, Executive Management and the Board of Directors on corporate financial matters.

This position oversees the Finance and Accounting staff and is responsible for general accounting, cost/grant accounting, banking, disbursement services, budget reporting, quarterly/annual financial statements and endowment accounting/reporting. This position serves as the primary contact for the external audit and works with the WVU business office(s) on a routine basis. The Controller will serve all Foundation constituents and maintain operational strategies to ensure compliance with policies and procedures.

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in business discipline, CPA license and a minimum of 7-10 years of related experience. Supervisory experience is required. Candidates with non-profit controllership experience and/or external auditing experience in the non-profit sector are preferred. Strong written, verbal, interpersonal, presentation, leadership and organizational skills are required.

Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should forward a current resume with a letter of interest via email to: HR@wvuf.orgPlease include "CONTROLLER" (all one word, no spaces) in the subject line of the email.

Controller

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