Controller in Tinton Falls, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, located near Tinton Falls, NJ is adding a Controller to the team.

In this role the ideal candidate will be responsible for but not limited to:

Management

- Maintain and enforce a documented system of accounting policies and procedures

- Manage outsourced functions

- Oversee the operations of the accounting department

- Oversee the payroll department, internal audit functions, and purchasing protocols

- Provide leadership and support to the accounting and payroll departments


Transactions

- Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner

- Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly

- Ensure that periodic bank reconciliations are completed

- Maintain charts of accounts, filing system, and system of controls over accounting transactions

- Monitor the financial performance of the company


Reporting

- Produce all financial statements and reports accurately and on a timely basis

- Manage the production of the annual budgets and forecasts

- Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations

- Prepare monthly and annual operational budgets

- Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management

- Communicate financial metrics to senior management


Compliance

- Monitor debt levels

- Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings

Requirements for the position include:

- Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience

- 15+ years of accounting experience in a senior accounting or financial management role

- Certified Public Accountant or Certified Management Accountant designation preferred

This is an excellent direct-hire, permanent role with great benefits and the opportunity to grow with the company.