Controller/Director of Finance

Controller/Director of Finance

Controller/Director of Finance




New York, New York

Employment Type



$200000 - $250000

Job Description:

Supervisory Responsibilities:

* Oversees and directs all general operations of the Accounting Department, which include accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank reconciliations, and payroll.

* Oversees training programs and identifies training needs.

* Maintains a documented system of accounting policies and procedures; implements a system of controls over accounting transactions to minimize risk.

* Oversees the production of periodic financial reports; ensures that the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or international financial reporting standards.

* Cash management

* Client Accounting

General Ledger

* Taxes

* Benefit Plans

* Recommend benchmarks that will be used to measure the company's performance.

* Produces the annual budget and forecasts; reports significant budget differences to management.

* Provides financial analysis, with emphasis on capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations including benefit plans.

* Works with external auditors and provides needed information for the annual audit.

* Files quarterly and annual reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

* Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements.

* Performs other related duties as necessary or assigned.

Job Requirements:


* Ten years or more of related experience required.

* Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration required.

* Certified Public Accountant required.

* Excellent management and supervisory skills.

* Proficient in accounting and tax preparation software.

* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.

* Superior written and verbal communication skills.

* Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.

* Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work well under pressure.

* Have a professional demeanor with excellent judgment and willingness to take initiative.

* Ability to work both independently and collaborate as part of a larger team.