23 days old

VP Controller

Fargo (Corporate), ND (preferred but will consider other locations for the right candidate)


Primary Duties and Responsibilities: 

·        Provide leadership for assigned staff, including effective performance management and personal development plans. Participate in strategy development and process improvement objectives.

·        Responsible for interpretation of and organizational compliance with GAAP, Internal Revenue, and FCA financial regulations, including provisions specific to financial and Farm Credit institutions.

·        Oversee preparation of the AgCountry budget, projects and re-forecasts. Evaluate financial impact of pricing models, economic factors, and business strategies.

·        Responsible for timely and accurate preparation of internal and external financial reports, including Shareholder and Call reports.

·        Assure compliance with federal and state tax requirements.  Work with association management and tax professionals to develop and support tax strategies and analysis. Oversee preparation of tax and information returns.

·        Oversee timeliness, accuracy and reconciliation of general ledger, fixed asset and accounts payable functions.

·        Design and oversee execution of internal controls for all areas of accountability. Collaborate with ICFR team to meet internal and external audit objectives.

·        Participate in ALCO, with responsibility for risk and yield analysis, asset and liability reporting, and recommendations for pricing and risk.. 

·        Product owner for financial reporting platforms and applications, including models used by corporate accounting and reporting. Responsible for data integrity of the systems, implementation of new products and systems, and development and maintenance of documentation.

·        Manage the AgCountry automobile program.

·        As a member of the AgCountry team, perform all duties and maintain all standards in accordance with AgCountry policies, procedures and guidelines, and ensure staff members follow the same.

·        Manage workflow to determine priorities and ensure appropriate resource allocation.

·        Represent and communicate the values, purpose, and mission of AgCountry to employees, customers, the public, and other target audiences.

Required Qualifications:

·        Bachelorâs degree in accounting, finance, agricultural economics or business administration. CPA strongly preferred.

·        Seven or more years of progressively responsible financial management experience.

·        In-depth understanding of finance and macroeconomics.

·        Advanced knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), management accounting, operational and financial procedures.

·        Ability to interpret and apply GAAP, IRS, or other regulatory requirements to AgCountry financial policies, procedures and projects.

·        Effective communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.



  • CPA, CFA or CMA certification.
  • Working knowledge of the Farm Credit system.



Posted: 2020-10-02 Expires: 2020-11-01

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AgCountry Farm Credit Services
Fargo, ND 58102

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