Job #1721: Controller - New York, NY (11-18-21)

Job Title



New York



Galaxy Active LLC is the largest privately held designer, manufacturer, and distributer of athletic and outdoor footwear in the United States. The Company is seeking a Controller in its Manhattan Office (Mid-Town West).

The PERFECT candidate will have recent experience implementing a new ERP(s) and building a new accounting team from the ground up.



  1. Manage and monitor all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards and regulatory requirements as well as the requirements of private contributions, loans, and government contracts
  2. Maintain internal control safeguards for the receipt of revenue, costs and both team and organizational budgets and actual expenditures
  3. In conjunction with the CFO, establish financial and operating benchmarks, budgets, program monitoring, and reporting standards on a bi-weekly, monthly, and annual basis
  4. Implement consistent accounting policies, practices, and procedures across all programs, upholding federal, state, and local legal standards by remaining knowledgeable about existing, new, and future legislation
  5. Develop and enforce internal controls to maximize protection of company assets, policies, procedures, and workflow
  6. Oversee and support accounting team with dynamic leadership that creates an environment of trust and productivity


Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, or related field
  • Minimum five years’ experience in a Controller equivalent role
  • Working knowledge of GAAP
  • Experience establishing controls, efficient business processes, and accounting policies
  • Strong understanding of banking processes
  • Strong working knowledge of detailed financial data analysis
  • Steady work history
  • Working knowledge of federal, state, and local tax compliance regulations and reporting
  • CPA strongly preferred


To Apply

Please submit your resume to Chris Tiesman at Make sure to include Job #1721 in the subject line and to copy on your email.