Controller

Job Overview

Our client in the Totowa area of NJ has an excellent opportunity for a Controller!

 

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the day-to-day functions within the organizations accounting office and manage of the accounting office staff.
  • Maintain internal controls to ensure compliance with company policies and to safeguard the company’s assets.
  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.
  • Run and review expense trend reports monthly.
  • In charge of the audit and annual tax filings with the help of third-party accounting firms. In charge of major accounting schedules, such as fixed assets and loan amortization
  • Monitor and reconcile bank accounts and in charge of the closing of certain entities
  • Keep company leadership informed of any key issues relating to the financial activities and accounting office staff.
  • Work closely with the CFO in preparing month-end, quarterly, and year-end documents and reconciliations.
  • Respond to inquiries from upper management on a wide range of financial results, special reporting requests, etc.
  • Provide accounting support to management team.
  • Balance bank ledger.
  • In charge of company filings in different states with the help of third-party agent
  • Oversee cash receipts.
  • In charge of purchase accounting and keep track of holdback and earnout schedules.
  • Keep track of accounting guidance updates to make sure the Company’s accounting procedure compliance.
  • Ad hoc tasks.

 

Requirements:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in economics, business administration, accounting or finance is needed.
  • 5+ years of Controller experience are required or 10+ years working in management within an accounting department with proven track record.
  • Excellent analytical ability.
  • Maintains a professional appearance and atmosphere in the office.
  • Communicates effectively and professionally with internal staff and external customers.
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