Assistant Controller

Manhattan Permanent
  • Well known Consumer Goods organization
  • Looking for an Assistant Controller

About Our Client

The client is a Consumer Goods/Retail organization based in NYC. This opportunity is based hybrid.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Managing all aspects of the general ledger
  • Researching accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Providing monthly, quarterly, and year-end analyses
  • Managing all aspects of the general ledger
  • Monitor and confirm financial condition by conducting audits, providing information to Corporate Controller.
  • Assist Corporate Controller with special projects and day to day tasks assigned

The Successful Applicant

  • 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with financial statement preparation for all types of legal entities
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
  • Experience with accounting software - Great Plains experience will be helpful
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or a related field
  • MBA or master's degree (Preferred).

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and benefits package.

Stephen Spataro
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Controller
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract Type
Consultant name
Stephen Spataro
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