Controller job description

Oregon Coast Bank is seeking a controller. As a strong communicator and skilled financial analyst, this person will streamline our budgeting and financial reporting processes. The controller will also produce financial-status reports for senior managers to help improve our operational efficiency and aid in our continued growth.  This position reports to the CFO.

Objectives of this role

  • Provide comprehensive financial updates to senior managers by evaluating, analyzing, and reporting appropriate data points
  • Develop, implement, and maintain financial controls and guidelines
  • Achieve budgeting goals with proper scheduling and analysis
  • Assist with development of support short- and long-term operational strategies


  • Maintain internal safeguards over financial data
  • Report financial information to regulatory agencies
  • Establish (in coordination with CFO) financial and operating benchmarks, budgets, monitoring, and reporting standards on a periodic basis
  • Implement consistent accounting practices and procedures
  • Develop internal controls to maximize protection of company assets, policies, procedures, and workflows
  • Support the accounting team with leadership that creates an environment of trust and productivity
  • Assist with financial audit management

Required skills and qualifications

  • Understanding of banking processes and financial data analysis
  • Exemplary history of financial project management

Preferred skills and qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in business, accounting, or related field
  • Five or more years of experience as a senior-level accounting or finance manager
  • Working knowledge of national and local tax regulations and compliance reporting