Controller - Accountant - job id 30480

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Controller - Accountant

87K plus Benefits

Midtown or Downtown

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Tina Muiruri


(646) 876-9559


(646) 876-9559


A Full Time Controller (Accounting) Position is available at an information technology services company.

Contact Tina Muiruri. call (646) 876-9559 / or email with the Job Code TM30480 or Click the Apply Now button .

Location: Downtown New York City Area.

Skills required for the position: CONTROLLER, GENERAL LEDGER, QUICKBOOKS.

Detailed Info:

  • The controller position is accountable for the accounting operations of the company, to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the company's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or international financial reporting standards.

  • Someone who is looking to eventuallly become a CFO

  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures

  • Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives

  • Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner

  • Ensure that all reasonable discounts are taken on accounts payable

  • Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly

  • Process payroll in a timely manner

  • Ensure that periodic bank reconciliations are completed

  • Ensure that required debt payments are made on a timely basis

  • Maintain the chart of accounts

  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system

  • Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions

Development/Computing Environment:


  • Issue timely and complete financial statements

  • Coordinate the preparation of the corporate annual report

  • Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations

  • Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics

  • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts

  • Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management

  • Provide for a system of management cost reports

  • Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiation


  • Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit

  • Monitor debt levels and compliance with debt covenants

  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings

  • Desired Qualifications:

  • The controller candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience of progressively responsible experience for a Service Company

  • Experience with an automated general ledger system is required.

  • Detail oriented with excellent analytical, quantitative and investigative skills.

  • Highly motivated with ability to work independently and drive results.

  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications

  • Experience with QuickBooks Enterprise software

  • Accountant designations.

Job Id: 30480