CHS Member Cooperative Career Center

Agricultural Cooperative Controller - West Central Wisconsin

Location: West Central, Wisconsin
Date Posted: 09-21-2016
Position Overview:
CHS Aligned Solutions is partnering with a member cooperative in West Central Wisconsin to hire a Controller.  This position would report directly to the General Manager.  This is a key position and the person will be responsible for accounting practices as well as the organization’s relationships with lending institutions, shareholders, and the financial community. 

The Controller would be fully responsible for accounting responsibility including, but not limited to: financial reporting, asset management, treasury management, monthly financial reporting and forecasting.
Other responsibilities include:
  • Manage the accounting team and serve as a mentor to direct reports
  • Ensure work is being completed accurately, timely and efficiently
  • Process invoicing, A/P & A/R
  • Prepare and participate in financial audits
  • Reconcile all accounts on the balance sheet to ensure an accurate financial report
  • Promptly report to supervisor any customer and/or employee complaints or concerns
  • Work effectively with patrons, management and fellow employees
  • Available to work extended hours when needed
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned 

  • 4-year degree in Business or Accounting, or 2-year degree plus 5 years’ experience in a related field
  • CPA preferred but not required
  • 5 years’ experience in Accounting & Data Processing
  • Must have previous agricultural accounting experience and knowledge in billing. Experience and knowledge in patronage is helpful but not required
  • Knowledge in Word, Excel, and Outlook and the ability and willingness to learn new software applications
  • Excellent organizational skills, communications skills, the ability to multi-task, and most importantly, the ability to work well in a team
Additional Details:
This company is an equal opportunity employer and has a full benefit program.  All interested applicants need to apply online. If assistance is required, please send email inquiry to
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