Full time

Controller

NYCJob reference #: JF 72117

description

Mid-sized company in Morris County (owned by publicly traded national provider of transformational business technology solutions and services) seeking a talented Controller with strong management and accounting skills to join accounting team. Excellent career opportunity for those with hands on and management experience and strong accounting skills, with a positive, team oriented attitude!

Wonderful, easy going corporate culture and this is a highly visible role. This position will report directly to the CFO and will lead all financial administration, business planning, and budgeting with a team of 4 direct reports. The Controller must be willing to play a hands-on role in addition to management. This is a superb opportunity to advance your career, and, in addition to the daily accounting responsibilities, participate in long-range planning and strategy development. The Controller must have the ability to thrive in an ever-evolving environment and flourish in an autonomous and deadline-oriented workplace while managing a very competent accounting team.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Oversight day to day operations of the finance and accounting function
  • Lead month end close, fixed assets, accruals, payroll and compliance
  • Implement policies and procedures
  • Assist in the creation of budgets, metrics, and analytics
  • Manage team of 4 direct reports

Required Credentials:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • 7+ years of total relevant experience, including at least 5 years’ experience as a Controller
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to lead and hold others accountable, promoting effective working relationships and team dynamics
  • Track record of success in hands-on role
  • Proven ability to manage and lead a team with prior experience managing at least 2
  • Strong Accounting skills
  • Public accounting experience preferred but not required
  • CPA preferred but not required
  • Experience with Acumatica highly preferred but not required