Controller for a Supermarket !!! in New York, NY at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/2/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/2/2022
  • Job ID:
    CONTR06357

Job Description

MUST HAVE SUPERMARKET ACCOUNTING EXPERIENCE

Controller


Retail Food Company is seeking a strong Controller to join and manage the Accounting team and help the company grow. The ideal candidate will be a proven strategic thinker with superior problem-solving skills. Also, they must be detail oriented, hands on, dedicated and possess a collaborate style with proven experience in retail/hospitality accounting.

Essential Functions:

  • Execute and maintain effective and timely financial closings
  • Responsible for accurate and timely financial statements
  • Create monthly and quarterly projections
  • Implement new initiatives that promote efficiency in department and throughout company
  • Quarterly balance sheet reconciliation
  • Collect data and create Ad hoc reports for CEO, President & Operations
  • Resolving various accounting/reconciliation concerns and issues
  • Weekly check runs
  • Oversee AP/AR functions including overseeing invoice processing
  • Oversee Accounting team of 8
  • Review financial results and present to CEO and President
  • Oversee sales tax filings and payments
  • Point of contact for annual financial audit
  • Oversee and ensure all W9s are collected and managed from vendors
  • Manage All Banking Relationships
  • Oversee Bank reconciliations

Requirements:

  • Advanced Accounting degree (BA minimum/MBA preferred)
  • 5/7 years' experience in a senior accounting position (Controller or CFO)
  • Proficient in general ledger, A/P, bank reconciliations, daily cash receipts & statement preparation, inventory, food costing, financial reporting
  • Superior Computer Skills including Excel and Sage 400
  • Demonstrated Superior Leadership Experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented, collaborative attitude
  • Relevant industry experience preferred (Retail Food or Hospitality)
  • Proficiency with POS systems including exporting and reporting capabilities into accounting software
  • Experience with e-commerce
  • Experience with Crystal reports

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tax-Free commuter benefit
  • 401k with company match

WE ARE AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER