Controller
Lee Enterprises - Longview, WA

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The Longview Daily News is seeking an experienced, hands-on Controller to lead our financial department and join our northwest leadership team. Reporting to the Publisher, this results-oriented position provides pro-active financial analysis and evaluation, advice to senior managers in performing their responsibilities and directs the small local accounting staff to accomplish specific initiatives.

The focus of this position is financial planning, analysis and consultation, including maintaining internal accounting controls; ensuring accurate financial statements; providing the leadership team with financial information and analysis to make informed decisions and accurately assess the ongoing impact of strategies; and protecting the assets of the company.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have solid accounting (GL, budgeting, financial statement prep, AR/AP) experience, prior management experience, analytical and organization skills, solid computer application skills, and demonstrated ability to effectively lead in a complex business environment. The successful candidate will have demonstrated innovative leadership, communication and staff development skills. Prior accounting management experience and a bachelor's degree or higher in accounting is required. CPA required. Prior experience in the newspaper industry is a plus.

This position offers competitive pay (annual salary range is $75K-$90K) and benefits. This is an excellent opportunity for a proven financial professional to bring his/her skills, ideas and knowledge to an established organization.

As part of Lee Enterprises, we offer a strong package of benefits, including medical, dental, vision and 401(k). See our Web site at

www.tdn.com

. Learn about our parent company at www.lee.net.

Please apply online at www.lee.net/careers. Submit cover letter, resume and salary requirements.

We are an equal opportunity and drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check required.

Job

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Accounting and Finance

Primary Location

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Washington-Longview-Longview Daily News

Organization

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Longview Daily News

Schedule

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Full-time

Job Posting

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Jan 17, 2013, 12:00:00 AM

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