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Controller, Finance (National Chapters)

Job Location

Chicago, IL

General Summary

The Alzheimer's Association is seeking a  Finance Controller

 to provide accounting and finance support to National Chapters.

Essential Job Functions

  • Prepare not-for-profit (NFP) financial statements and variance reports.

  • Grasp and explain not-for-profit accounting principles (GAAP) and practice, including the IRS Form 990.

  • Prepare annual budgets.

  • Develop and implement accounting procedures

  • Understand and address accounting questions, government grants, cash handling, etc.

  • Highest level of proactive customer service.

  • Set priorities and meet deadlines.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in accounting required, CPA preferred.
  • Five years accounting or financial management experience in a large NFP environment, preferably similar experience with national and chapter relationship.
  • Budgeting experience with large NFP – national and chapters.
  • Proficient with automated accounting systems such as MAS 500, Oracle, Peoplesoft, etc. and not Peachtree or Quickbooks.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel.
  • Able to work collaboratively with employees at all levels.
  • Familiar with complex accounting systems.

Click here to apply (preferred method)

Or mail resume and cover letter to:

Send resume to:
Alzheimer's Association, Home Office
225 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60601

We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and we appreciate your interest in the Alzheimer's Association.




Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.