Controller Logan, Utah Office

Job Description

BIO-WEST seeks a full-time Controller for its Corporate office in Logan, Utah. Candidate should possess knowledge of all aspects of generally accepted accounting principles. Candidate would maintain accurate financial records, work closely with upper management to identify areas to reduce cost and liabilities, and comply with financial regulations. They would also provide financial statements to determine the company’s financial health and take action accordingly. Candidate would also be responsible for monitoring payroll to ensure employees receive correct compensation.

Minimum Education

Requires BS degree in Accounting


2 to 5 years’ experience with at least one year as a Controller is preferred

Skills and Responsibilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and management about the finances of the business and justify certain financial recommendations
  • Highly organized, detailed, and solutions oriented
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Cash flow management and projections
  • Ability to prepare for and perform month-end closing processes
  • Payroll tax, property tax, and sales tax return preparation for multiple states
  • Project job costing management and reporting
  • Planning, directing, and coordinating all accounting operational functions
  • Coordinating and preparing internal financial statements and reports
  • Providing management with information vital to the decision-making process
  • Coordinate and manage activities of annual external audit
  • Assessing current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement and implementing new processes
  • Evaluating accounting and internal control systems
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of accounting software and supporting database, as needed
  • Prepare and deliver all necessary information to outside accounting firm for income tax return preparation
  • Monitor and manage all year-end accounting activities to mitigate income tax liability
  • Prepare all monthly and yearly regulatory reporting and ensure compliance
  • Familiarity with GSA, Federal payment platforms, and other similar items would be considered a plus
  • Experience with Deltek Vision would be considered a plus


Submit letter of application, resume, and three professional references to [email protected]. No phone calls please.


Excellent benefits package (PTO, paid holidays, medical and dental insurance, profit sharing, 401K, merit bonuses). Pay commensurate with experience/education. BIO-WEST is an Equal Opportunity Employer.