LifeShare Blood Center
Shreveport, LA

LifeShare Blood Center is seeking a CONTROLLER. The Controller plans, organizes, and directs the Financial Services Department functions for LifeShare Blood Center, Blood Center Properties, and LifeShare Blood Center Foundation. They are responsible for keeping abreast of trends and developments in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), advising the CFO of pertinent issues, and developing any necessary changes to the financial statements. The Controller manages the cash flow, receipts and deposits; supervises and reviews the preparation of monthly financial statements and quarterly board reports; monitors the General Ledger and updates the Sage 100 system as needed. Provides direction to Financial Analyst, Financial Services Manager, and Payroll Administrator, as necessary, to accomplish departmental goals and objectives. Requirements include college degree with emphasis in Accounting or related field, a Louisiana CPA license, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must have a thorough knowledge and understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and must be highly organized and demonstrate initiative in fulfilling established duties and responsibilities. Must have the ability to deal with the public and employees in a tactful, professional manner, maintaining a high level of confidentiality when appropriate. Review complete job description and submit applications at www.lifeshare.org/careers.