Assistant Controller-IFRS

Stamford, CT



  • Assist in the supervision of the Accounting Department and lead the financial reporting process.
  • Responsible for coordinating the internal and external audits and ensuring compliance with IFRS and US GAAP as required.
  • Prepare Consolidated Financial statements under US GAAP and IFRS
  • Formulate and administer monthly financial close and reporting process
  • Co-manage (with the Controller) the Accounting Department, as well as develop/review Accounting staff members to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner and that appropriate resources and staff are available for driving process change to improve efficiencies in overall accounting/business processes
  • Research and analyze accounting matters under both US GAAP and IFRS; work with local accounting managers in international and regional offices to ensure all reporting is timely, accurate and in compliance with GAAP
  • Act as annual external audit liaison and oversee/manage all interactions with external accounting firms
  • Develop, implement, upgrade and maintain appropriate internal financial systems, controls and safeguards, and provide training to functional departments on internal control activities to ensure a strong internal control environment
  • Attend due diligence meetings with potential investors and provide acquisition analysis and acquisition integration as required
  • Coordinate with the VP of Tax on tax/accounting compliance matters and work closely with the internal Legal Department as well as with outside legal counsel as necessary
  • Special projects and other administrative functions as required




  • At least 7-10 years public accounting experience
  • US GAAP/IFRS experience required
  • Must have CPA or equivalent
  • Experience managing teams of people / staff
  • French, Spanish, Russian, Mandarin, or other foreign language 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 1/7/2020
Salary $120,000- $145,000 + Bonus

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