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Posted date [May-02-2017]
(ID: 4606)
Job Description: Controller


We seek an intelligent, responsible, motivated self-starter with excellent analytical, organizational, software, and communication skills (written and verbal) to join our team as we continue our growth and expansion.

The ideal candidate will develop an understanding of the Company‚s products, services, vendors, and business model, and play a substantial role in the successful operation of our finance and accounting department. This position will report to the CFO, and must be able to work well with various managers, departments, vendors, and external service providers.

Among the responsibilities of the Controller are overseeing and involvement in all of the in-house accounting functions, including: reviewing and processing of A/R, A/P, inventory management, sales tax filing and reporting, profit margin analysis, & assisting with cash flow management, budgeting and financial reporting. The Controller is also responsible to review and implement proper internal controls of the company. There will be extensive requirements for involvement and reporting of a number of related corporate entities. Substantial involvement in the planning and implementation of an anticipated IT transition for the software system of the company will be required as well.

Key Responsibilities & Essential Functions

1. Maintain a high performance internal accounting department.

2. Involvement in and managing of all day-to-day functions of the department, including Bookkeeping, Inventory, Cash Flow, A/R, Credit, A/P, Banking, and Financial Reporting

3. Work with management to further develop and monitor accounting standards and internal controls, procedures, budgets, and reports, as well as develop and implement cost savings initiatives.


1. At a minimum, a four-year degree in accounting is required.

2. A minimum of 4 years in accounting / bookkeeping is required.

3. CPA certification is preferred.


1. Energetic self starter strong work ethic.

2. Professional appearance and demeanor.

3. Excellent analytic skills.

4. Excellent oral and written communication skills.

5. Expertise with numbers, budgets, and spreadsheets.

6. Extremely organized and efficient, with extraordinary attention to detail.

7. An innate sense of urgency and accuracy.

8. Ability to set goals and meet deadlines.

9. Strong interpersonal skills, good judgment and the capability to communicate effectively to a diverse range of individuals.

10. Strong proficiency in MS Office (especially Excel and Word)

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Job Title Controller
Post Details
Start Date
Location Brooklyn, NY
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Experience Level
Classification Job Classification -> Finance
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