Date Posted: 9/29/2020

Employer: PRISM - Public Risk Innovations, Solutions and Management

Salary Range: $9226 - $11,533 Monthly

Contact: Allison Bateman

Phone: 916-850-7300

Closing Date: 11/9/2020


About The Position

The Controller will, under direction of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), be responsible for supervising the daily operations of the Accounting staff. The Controller position requires broad accounting experience within all facets of accounting including accounts payable, accounts receivable and internal and external financial reporting. The Controller will also be responsible for implementing new accounting standards. The Controller will assist with the preparation of fund budgets, budget revisions and financial statements including preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. The Controller will oversee the reconciling of pooled insurance program loss runs to the general ledger, reconciling loss run reports and the annual audit. Some travel is required.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable in government enterprise fund accounting. The ideal candidate will have proven experience in a management or supervisory position. Excellent oral and written communication skills are needed. The ideal candidate will also have at least five years of increasingly responsible work experience in accounting and business administration, as well as a current certificate as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

We are looking for a candidate who will enjoy working in a collegial atmosphere, who is comfortable in a member driven environment and is looking for an opportunity for professional growth.


A generous benefit package is provided including Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) health benefits, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance, PERS retirement, deferred compensation program, 13 paid holidays per fiscal year, sick leave, vacation leave, management leave, flexible work schedule and section 125 cafeteria benefits. PRISM employees do not pay into Social Security except for the Medicare portion of the cost.

Physical Requirements

Physical requirements of this position typically include: sitting for long periods of time, reaching, grasping, kneeling, talking, hearing, seeing, repetitive motions, exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move.

Special Requirements

Possession of a valid State of California Driver’s License issued by the State Department of Motor Vehicles, or the ability to obtain one within the first month of employment. Proof of auto insurance with no exclusion for business use is required.