Controller

New York, NY

Position Overview

 

Financial Officer, this position will lead accounting, cash management, SOX compliance, financial audits and tax compliance. This position will have significant involvement in public filings so a technical accounting background is required. The Controller must possess the ability to communicate effectively, foster teamwork, prioritize tasks, demonstrate strong problem solving skills, and have great attention to detail.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Oversee all accounting operations including monthly financial closing & reporting of detailed income statement, balance sheet, cash flow, and bank reconciliations
  • Provide full support required for all SEC filings
  • Manage the independent audits specifically the filing of the 10-Q and 10-K
  • Work closely with management cross-functionally to both analyze and optimize departmental overhead and other costs
  • Establish, monitor and enforce internal controls around financial systems
  • Work closely with external tax advisors to ensure compliance with all federal, state, local requirements.
  • Proactively seek out opportunities to implement improved processes, systems and workflows to allow accounting infrastructure to scale
  • Manage and provide leadership and support to accounting staff

 

Desired Skills and Experience

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting; advanced degree a plus
  • CPA with minimum 5 years public accounting experience, plus
  • 3+ years of progressive controller experience, ideally within high-growth, and entrepreneurial environments
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge and thorough knowledge of GAAP
  • Experience with public company reporting; IPO experience a plus

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 2/9/2018
Salary Up to $150,000






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