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Job Overview
Company: MV Transportation
Job Type: Accounting
Base Pay: N/A
Other Pay: Salary to be discussed at interview
Employee Type: Full-Time
Manages Others: No
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Industry: Accounting - Finance
Reference ID: 07032014-908
Required Education: Not Specified
Required Experience: Not Specified
Required Travel: Not Specified
Location: Phoenix, AZ (map it!Map it!)

Controller - West
Job Description

We are currently seeking a Controller - West.This position will be providing financial support to the divisions on the WestCoast.  Qualified applicants will live inthe West Coast region or be willing to relocate there.


  • Analyzes budget requests.

  • Determines the amount of money involved in proposed salary changes.

  • Reviews all requisitions for appropriateness of expenditure of funds, and does follow-up on all questioned vouchers and requisitions.

  • Authorizes the disbursement of funds.

  • Reviews budget practices, and performs research to make the budget a more meaningful document.

  • Directs the preparation of the budget.

  • Assigns and supervises the work of subordinates.

  • Prepares annual financial statements and reports required by law or contracts.
    Conducts periodic studies to determine the effectiveness of current financial control methods.

  • Directs all activities pertaining to the disbursement and collection of funds, and the installation of a uniform system of accounts and accounting procedures.

  • Develops and maintains an accounting system.

  • Prepares budgets amendments.

  • Maintains a running analysis of accounts.

  • Supervises and performs highly responsible accounting work involved in the installation, operation, and auditing of accounts.

  • Makes difficult inspections of varied financial transactions and records to ensure that regulations and accounting procedures are observed.

  • Supervises the maintenance of essential accounting records and files.

  • Manages the work operations and/or functional programs and has responsibility for employee evaluation and for effectively recommending the hiring, firing, promoting, demoting, and/or disciplining of employees.

  • May be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the company.

Job Requirements


  • Knowledge of the principles, methods, and procedures used in budgeting, accounting, internal auditing, program evaluation, and financial and managerial reporting.

  • Knowledge of the laws, rules, and regulations governing the installation, operation, and keeping of accounts and their application to specific situations.

  • Knowledge of the preparation of involved and detailed accounting and other financial reports containing findings, conclusions, and recommendations.

  • Knowledge of modern government budgeting problems, practices, and methods and their application to specific situations.

  • Must have strong transportation / transit understanding to provide input to fiscally strengthen divisions and troubleshoot problems.

  • Ability to utilize principles, methods, techniques, and systems of financial management.

  • Ability to plan, direct, and coordinate difficult, complex financial programs.

  • Ability to assist in developing, applying, and adjusting financial plans and policies to attain objectives.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of management.

  • Ability to apply sound, independent judgment in the solutions of financial problems and in the administration of financial programs.

  • Ability to make oral and written presentations in a clear, concise manner.

  • Ability to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the company.

  • Ability to read, write, speak, understand, or communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position.


 Minimum of 5 years’ experience consistingof:

      • Experience in strategic planning and execution.

      • Experience in examining and re-engineering operations and procedures.

      • Experience in formulating policy, and developing and implementing new strategies and procedures.

      • Experience in developing financial plans and managing resources including ability to analyze and interpret financial data.

      • Basic understanding of procurement functions and accounting guidelines.

Must have experience in both corporate levelfinances and hands-on divisional support

Pre-employment drug screening and background check is required. MV Transportation is an equal opportunity employer

MV Transportation, Inc. provides equal employment and affirmative action opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

Company Overview

MV Transportation, Inc. and all subsidiaries, joint ventures, partnerships and affiliates, (or "MV") is a privately held corporation that provides passenger transportation management, operations, and related services to jurisdictional and private entities across North America.

MV Transportation, Inc. provides equal employment and affirmative action opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to application_help @ or call (972) 391-4600 to let us know the nature of your request.'s Advice

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