Albuquerque Chapter News
Upcoming Events 2020-2021
Details to follow as event dates approach and COVID-19 social gathering guidelines are released.
September – Employment Outlook Presentation
Online Robert Half presentation. Coordinated by Joe Mercadante
Late October – Ethics presentation
Online IMA Global Presentation. Coordinated by Tom Francl. Free! 1 hr of CPE credit
Early December – Toy Drive
Brewery Tour Coordinated by Michelle Lucero. Location TBD. On ground event pending COVID guidelines. Volunteers needed! Contact Alaina Mackin if you are interested in helping out.
Mid-February - Student Luncheon
Free 90-minute luncheon event with Presentation on IMA, ABQ Chapter, CMA, CMA Scholarships. Coordinators: Christina Bailey, Charlotte Elliot & Aspen Harding. On ground event at UNM ABQ campus.
Late March – Cybersecurity Presentation
Online Presentation Coordinated by Jeff Sakamoto
Early May – Industry Fraud
Free Online presentation by the Lead FBI Investigator Special Agent Mike Anderson, on the Ethics at Enron. Coordinated by Alaina Mackin.
Local Employment Listing
Controller position needed for a growing fast-paced manufacturing & retail business in Albuquerque, NM. Established business requires a highly experienced controller with strong leadership, problem-solving, and team-building skills, as well as integrity, attention to detail, and work ethic. You will be a valuable member of the senior management team and the primary point of contact with external CPA’s, bankers, insurance brokers, and governmental regulatory agencies. This person will take a leadership role with operating budgets and other management reporting systems as needed. Timely and accurate monthly financial statements are also mission-critical. Four years of experience as an accounting manager or controller and two years in a manufacturing environment are desired. Appropriate accounting education and credentials are expected. Competitive compensation and benefits including health insurance, retirement, and paid time off. If your professional standards and aspirations are high and you enjoy being a part of a successful winning team we would like to meet you.
Apply to: Houston@truenorthbnp.com
IMA CPE Opportunities (FREE! for IMA Members)
Below is just a sampling of the variety of FREE courses offered. Check them out!
Earn an IMA professional certificate, a digital badge, and 9 NASBA CPE in data analytics and visualization fundamentals.
15+ Nano-courses (10 minutes each) demonstrating new features released in Excel 365. Each nano-course earns 0.2 CPE credits
Blockchain 101 by IMA, developed with contributing author Sean Stein Smith, DBA, is a gamified e-learning course designed to increase your foundational knowledge of blockchain technology. 1 CPE credit
A set of engaging, online self-study courses, a practice question bank, and reference resources designed to provide an overview of strategy and competitive analysis and help improve strategic partnering skills. CPE credit varies per course
IMA’s podcast about all things affecting the accounting and finance world, now with CPE! Each 10-20 minutes podcast earns 0.20 CPE
Comments? Please direct any questions or comments about the content of this Newsletter to Alaina Mackin, VP - Communications, ABQ IMA Chapter