Assistant Controller
Job Opportunity at bizjobz LLC

Posted on Jun 23    (212) 575-7278

Location: Plainview, NY
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4134340

For over 25 years our client has become the largest privately owned and locally operated contract security firm in its field. They have the most experienced operations team to be found anywhere.  Their focus has been on an array of industry sectors through which the company has been able to satisfy the security needs of a vast list of customers
The position of the Assistant Controller will support the Finance Department and be a big part of a growing team. The role is based in Long Island and the candidate must be able to work out of the office on a daily basis with limited travel during the year.
  • Oversee the corporate finance department for accurate & timely distribution of financial management reports (internal & external monthly financial statements,annual audits and budgets).
  • Maintain a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risks, enhance accuracy of companies reported financial results.
  • Ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or international financial reporting standards.
  • Head up organizational structure to effectively accomplish short and long term department goals and objectives.
  • Recommend standards for measuring the financials and operating performance of divisions and departments.
  • Responsible for all domestic and international audits and provide recommendations for procedural improvements.
  • Assure corporate income tax compliance and all tax work done by external accounting firms are accurate and timely.
Education and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Strong knowledge of Excel
  • CPA certification preferred, not required
  • Five to ten years of hands on accounting experience required
  • Supervisory experience a plus
  • International accounting experience a plus
  • Comprehensive cash management experience
  • Impeccable analytical and organizational skills
  • Experience managing numerous audits of varying scopes
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise and manage a productive team
  • Ability to work closely with senior leadership
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