Posted 4 days ago
Assistant Controller
Leo A Daly - Omaha, NE

LEO A DALY is a leader in the design of the built environment dedicated to transforming the human experience through the power of design. For more than 100 years, we've created places that inspire wonder, connect communities and enable great things. Our creative teams combine planning, architecture, engineering, interiors and program management to deliver truly integrated design.

We are a diverse collection of inventive problem solvers united by a passion for great design.

We own the impact of our work, socially, economically and environmentally. In collaboration with our clients and each other, we create innovative, thoughtful and sustainable solutions to the urgent challenges that face our world.

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• Lead monthly accounting close process
• Perform monthly journal entries and accruals
• Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations, collaborate to resolve issues, and prepare correcting journal entries when necessary
• Lead monthly financial review process, including review of significant architecture/engineering projects, with studios
• Contribute to monthly financial statement review meetings with senior executives
• Prepare monthly financial reports for executive team
• Perform financial statement analysis to explain budget to actual variances
• Prepare sales and use tax filings, and other miscellaneous tax filings as requested
• Prepare quarterly bank reporting
• Supervise Staff Accountant including assigning work, reviewing work, teaching, and mentoring
• Plan, organize and coordinate year-end close process
• Lead the execution of annual audits
• Complete ad hoc reporting and ad hoc projects as requested including support to studio finance managers
• Assist with financial requests from proposal team as needed
• Drive process improvements to improve efficiency and effectiveness, including strengthening internal controls
• Establish best practices in use of Deltek Vantagepoint software
• Build and maintain relationships across the company to foster trust and accountability


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or similar field
  • 5+ years of accounting experience, including supervisor experience
  • Experience working in public accounting strongly preferred
  • A CPA designation is a plus
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and take initiative
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple ongoing projects
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Desire to learn
  • Experience working in a job-costing accounting environment is preferred
  • Experience in the architecture, engineering or construction industry is preferred
  • Experience with Deltek VantagePoint is a plus

Why Join LEO A DALY?

At LEO A DALY, you will become part of a collaborative design culture and do work that matters. As an integrated design practice, we believe that a diversity of perspectives generates better solutions. We trust and support each other, ask hard questions and solve complex problems. Guided by a spirit of inquiry, we design for people at every scale, creating spaces that elevate individuals, their communities, and the institutions that serve them. Join LEO A DALY - help us transform the world.

EEO Information

LEO A DALY Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. LEO A DALY Company, is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Human Resources Department by phone at [redacted] or by email at Recruiting[redacted] . For more information about your rights under the law, see EEO is the law.