Associate Controller

Job description

TO APPLY: Go to and click on the “Employment” icon. Complete the Lake-Sumter State College application for the specific position in which you are interested.

A resume, cover letter and unofficial transcripts must be included with your application for consideration.


Lake-Sumter State College serves over 7,500 students annually in Lake and Sumter counties in central Florida. Lake and Sumter counties offer its residents small-town character, combined with the amenities of the major metropolitan city of Orlando while being just a stone's throw away from Florida’s coastal beaches. As a three-campus institution our Leesburg, South Lake (Clermont) and Sumter (Sumterville) campuses have become valuable assets in their communities. LSSC provides an accessible, affordable, and high-quality education that prepares students for transfer and career success, strengthens the regional workforce, and enriches the community.

We invite candidates to apply for our Associate Controller position. Under the general supervision of the Controller, this position is responsible for timely and accurate completion of the month-end close process, financial reporting, account reconciliation, audit preparation and other related accounting duties.  The Associate Controller is responsible for the leadership and direct supervision of Financial and Grant Accounting, , Cash Management, Procurement and Accounts Payable functions.Responsible for demonstrating LSSC’s core value of Service Excellence; respect, competence, responsiveness, and collaboration, in all interactions.

QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: Masters degree in related field:  accounting, finance, business, etc. CPA preferred. EXPERIENCE: Three years experience directly related to finance or accounting services; Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.  Banner and Fast Finance experience preferred.

The college reserves the right to extend searches or, in the event of transfer or budget cuts, to not offer the position.








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Job No: 999444
Posted: 3/5/2019
Application Due: 3/5/2020
Work Type:
Salary: $53,700-$68,520 Based on Education and Experience