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Ollie Webb Center, Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description

Ollie Webb Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in the e-Verify program.

The mission of Ollie Webb Center, Inc. is to enrich the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families through support, programs, and advocacy.

The Controller for Ollie Webb Center, Inc. will work three-quarter time (generally between 32 - 34 hours per week) Mondays through Fridays with flexibility on daily start and end times based on needs.  Evening and weekend hours are required for certain special events and projects.

Candidates who possess the following qualifications are encouraged to apply:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related experience
  • 2 years of supervisory experience, required
  • 2 years of financial experience within the non-profit sector, preferred

Additionally, some of the essential job responsibilities of the Controller include, but are not limited to:  

Accounting Responsibilities

  • Knowledge of accounting practices and principles as to be able to prepare financial statements conforming to generally accepted accounting principles
  • Knowledge of general business practices to ensure the organization utilizes best practices and has information to make strategic and tactical business decisions
  • Maintain all financial records
  • Prepare monthly financials including balance sheet and income statement
  • Prepare budgets with input from appropriate others
  • Provide financial analysis, forecasting, cash availability, and donor analysis
  • Update agency financial policies and procedures which ensure segregation of duties and the appropriate application of funds
  • Prepare payroll and records as well as quarterly and annual payroll tax reports; submit as needed
  • Process 1099s
  • Input, generate, and maintain vendor payments and records
  • Make all federal and state tax payments
  • Track and report employee accumulated and used leave information
  • Administer employee benefits plans
  • Record revenue received, including grant monies promised/received
  • Record and document journal entries
  • Enter all bank transactions
  • Reconcile bank statement with accounting software
  • Distribute expenses, as appropriate, to individual cost centers
  • Record postage charges
  • Monitor all agency billing records and ensure all billing is documented
  • Monitor Accounts Receivable and collections
  • Monitor billing files
  • Serve as liaison to external auditors to ensure the agency complies with generally accepted accounting principles
  • File alphabetically and numerically

Computer Skills

  • Experience with QuickBooks
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Develop and maintain Excel spreadsheets and pivot tables
  • Type 25 words per minute

Physical Prerequisites

  • Operate a computer, calculator, fax, scanner, and copy machine
  • Sit and work at a computer for long periods of time
  • Lift (under 25 lbs.) and carry equipment/material

Personnel Supervision

  • Interview, hire, and train employees as well as assign, direct, and oversee their work
  • Conduct performance evaluations including rewarding and disciplining employees
  • Address complaints and resolves problems among employees
  • Apprise, and implement, established personnel policies and procedures
  • Provide regular support and guidance through routine supervisory meetings

Professional Skills

  • Represent the agency in a professional manner at all times by modeling integrity, upholding ethical standards, and demonstrating solid interpersonal skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills - including the ability to communicate ideas and information concise and clearly as well as understand and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Effective decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Set priorities for simultaneously managing a variety of assignments and activities; meet deadlines
  • Detail-oriented as shown through organizational and record-keeping skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Maintain confidentiality of agency, participant, and personnel information
  • Work well independently, but also as a team in providing support to other staff
  • Arrive to work on-time and in attendance on scheduled working days
  • Leadership skills


Job Details

Date Posted November 1, 2019
Date Closes December 1, 2019
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Accounting
Job Type Part-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies, Based on Experience
Experience Level Experienced (7-15 yrs. experience)
Hours 32 - 34 hours per week hours per week; Hours are flexible throughout a week.
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 11-3031.01 Treasurers and Controllers
Zipcode 68105
Name Lisa Dougherty
Address 1091 S 42nd Street, Suite 122
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68105
Phone 402-346-5220 x 22
FAX 402-342-4857

This job offers the following benefits

  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • QuickBooks
  • Microsoft Office

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

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Enjoy these benefits
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Merit Increases