Financial Controller – Full Time – Iowa City (Location Flexible) – Goodwill of the Heartland – Iowa City, IA

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Goodwill of the Heartland

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Are you looking for a great place to work? Are you seeking a finance position that will leave you going home feeling fulfilled each and every day? If so, Goodwill of the Heartland is the place for you. We are looking to hire a full time Financial Controller!

The Financial Controller is responsible for the establishment, monitoring and adherence to financial policies, procedures, and internal controls. This position is also responsible for providing the organizations’ financial state by ensuring the accurate collection, interpretation, and reporting of financial data. You will oversee all aspects of accounting, analysis, and financial reporting, as well as lead the annual audit and tax return preparation process. The Financial Controller will lead the annual budget process by establishing schedules, collection, and analysis, and consolidation of financial data according to strategic initiatives, as well as achieve budget objectives by scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, and recommending corrective actions. This position will provide cash management oversight and oversee the functionality and maintenance of all accounting related software systems. This position will remain open until filled.

Goodwill offers team members a generous benefits package including a great store discount, health benefits, matching retirement package, and much more.

Goodwill of the Heartland is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status or other protected categories.



  • 7 year(s): Seven years of related accounting/finance experience is required.


  • CPA certificate, supervisory and/or public accounting experience strongly preferred.



  • Bachelors or better in Accounting

Licenses & Certifications


  • Criminal Record Check
  • Vehicle Ins-Basic
  • Drivers License



  • Financial Management
  • Budgeting
  • Accounting AR/AP



  • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)