Role details

Controller

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Digital marketing company is seeking a Controller
  • Incredible opportunity to work for growing company and report to CFO

About Our Client

Digital marketing agency is seeking a Controller to report out of the New York office.

Job Description



  • Responsible for the monthly close process, possessing solid understanding of revenue and expense recognition.


  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual consolidation, financial results and related management reporting and analysis.


  • Prepare monthly bank reporting and covenant analysis.


  • Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit, including the preparation of the financial statements.


  • Coordination and preparation of capitalized technology reporting; drive discussions to understand phases of product development for proper accounting treatment.


  • Coordination and preparation of stock based compensation in accordance with ASC 718 and ASC 550.


  • Close collaboration with IT to appropriately capture, track and report significant investments in technology infrastructure.


  • Maintain financial systems, controls and processes necessary to support a global organization.


  • Partner with FP&A on pacing against monthly, quarterly and annual company-wide budget and provide explanations and analysis.


  • Drive quarter close discussions across departments to deliver results and mitigate risk in the financial statements.


  • Oversee daily cash management, collaborating with both AP and AR functions to produce accurate and timely forecasting.


  • Oversee and evaluate billing and collections process; drive efficiencies to improve timeliness of billing.


  • Manage accounts payable function; review and approve bi-monthly check runs.


  • Provide leadership and guidance to a high-performance accounting team.


  • Ensure compliance with regulatory and local filing requirements in each jurisdiction in which the company operates.


  • Facilitate ancillary external audits including: 401k, workers comp and collateral examinations.


  • Key contact for banking facilities, external tax consultants, auditors.

The Successful Applicant

Ideal Controller candidate will have:

12+ years of proven progressive accounting experience which includes 4-6 years of public accounting experience



  • 5+ years managerial experience leading a team of accountants


  • Accounting degree and CPA required


  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, internal controls and financial reporting required


  • Expert knowledge of MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint


  • Great Plains experience a plus


  • Multi-entity and international experience preferred


  • Industry experience preferred

What's on Offer

Commensurate with experience

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