Controller in Oceanport, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/29/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Seasonal/Temp
  • Location:
    Oceanport, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/29/2021
  • Job ID:
    CONTR44333

Job Description

Controllers, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Our client has an immediate opportunity for an experienced Controller. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced Controller and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Controller, you will serve as a financial expert for our client. This involves handling a variety of general to complex accounting functions, providing analytical support, and supervising staff.

Controller responsibilities:

  • Managing accounting and financial reporting
  • Develop financial and analytic models at various granularity levels to drive operational and transactional insights
  • Investigating significant trends/variances in financial data
  • Develop financial and analytic models at various granularity levels to drive operational and transactional insights
  • Providing daily and/or weekly analysis, and reporting on operational performance as it relates to the business activities including monitoring margins, variances, and giving feedback
  • Perform detailed analysis and synthesize actionable insights from data sets and unstructured information sources
  • Assisting in the formulation of the budget and preparing the monthly budget variance analyses
  • Lead/participate in consultant teach-ins and other training exercises
Controller qualifications:
  • A bachelor's degree in accounting, business, finance or economics. MBA/CPA a plus
  • 6 years+ experience at a top tier private equity firm, investment bank, consulting firm and/or Corporate FP&A role
  • Strong transactional finance experience as well as an understanding of operational finance
  • Advanced Excel skills and very strong financial modeling and valuation skills; power users of SQL, Tableau, Power BI are highly desirable
  • Strong quantitative and organizational skills
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight in the completion of projects
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and team-management skills
  • High integrity, independent and individually motivated