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Controller Jobs in Iowa

At IES, we understand that pursuing Controller Jobs in Iowa is not just about advancing your career; it's about embracing a lifestyle where professional growth and personal fulfillment intersect. By joining our team, you're stepping into a role that places you at the forefront of financial management within the telecommunications sector, supported by comprehensive training and cutting-edge technology. We take pride in creating an environment where dedication meets opportunity, allowing you to thrive both professionally and personally in a community that values work-life balance and offers a quality of life that's both enriching and affordable.

Why a Job as a Controller in Iowa is a great idea.

Landing a job as a Controller in Iowa opens up more than just an opportunity to excel in your career; it's an invitation to become part of a community where life is genuinely balanced and fulfilling. Here, the cost of living is comfortably affordable, allowing you and your family to enjoy a high quality of life without stretching your budget thin. Our communities are tightly-knit, with a culture that values work-life balance, ensuring that while you're committed to excelling professionally, you also have ample time to engage in local festivals, volunteer activities, and town gatherings that make life here rich and meaningful. With our strong educational system and top-notch healthcare, you'll find Iowa not just a place to work, but a place to grow, thrive, and call home. The diverse job market, especially in sectors critical to our economy like agriculture, manufacturing, and tech, further ensures that your career as a Controller here is not just a job, but a pathway to personal and professional fulfillment.

Why Work for IES communications in Iowa?

Choosing to work with IES Communications in Iowa means joining a team where your growth and development are prioritized, directly contributing to our mission of leading the telecommunications industry through innovation and expertise. Our commitment to providing comprehensive training and embracing cutting-edge technology ensures that as a Controller, you'll be at the forefront of financial management within an ever-evolving sector. At IES, we value our employees deeply, understanding that their dedication and talent are crucial to both our success and theirs, making it not just a job but a place where you can truly build the career you've always wanted.

Company Benefits

Competitive Wages

Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage

401(k) Plan

Short Term Disability

Compensated Industry Certifications

Optional long-term disability

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Illness, accident, legal, pet coverage.

Company paid life insurnace

Paid training & defined career path

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What will you do as a Controller at one of IES Communications' Iowa Branches?

In Iowa, our Controller plays a crucial role in ensuring that all financial transactions are processed accurately and in compliance with company policies, overseeing the development of accounting staff, managing month-end closings, liaising with auditors, maintaining and updating accounting procedures, resolving discrepancies, advising on tax regulations, mastering company IT systems like Spectrum Software, supporting non-accounting departments, and undertaking additional projects as needed.


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What is the average salary of a Controller in Iowa?

The average salary for a Controller in Iowa is approximately $95,000 per year. This figure can vary based on experience, industry, and company size.

How do I become a Controller in Iowa?

To become a controller in Iowa, you typically need to start with a bachelor's degree in accounting or finance. Gaining experience through entry-level positions in these fields is crucial, as controllers often require several years of work experience. Additionally, pursuing certifications such as the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) can significantly enhance your qualifications. Networking within the industry and staying updated on the latest financial regulations and technologies are also key steps to advancing your career towards becoming a controller in Iowa.

How long does it take to become a Controller in IA?

The time it takes to become a Controller in Internal Audit (IA) can vary, but typically, it requires at least 5-10 years of experience. This includes gaining relevant education such as a bachelor's degree in accounting or finance, obtaining professional certifications like CPA or CIA, and accumulating practical experience through roles that progressively increase in responsibility within the IA field.

Is being a Controller in Iowa a good job?

Yes, being a Controller in Iowa can be considered a good job. It offers competitive salaries, a stable job market, and the opportunity to work across various industries, contributing significantly to financial strategies and operations.

How much does a Controller in IA make?

A Controller in IA typically makes between per hour, and per year depending on their experience and qualifications.

Is there a demand for Controllers in Iowa?

Yes, there's a significant demand for Controllers in Iowa, reflecting the broader need for financial expertise across various industries within the state. This role is crucial for businesses seeking to manage their finances effectively, indicating a steady opportunity for professionals in this field.

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