Job #1721: Controller - New York, NY (11-18-21)
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.
- 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
- Maintain internal control safeguards for the receipt of revenue, costs and both team and organizational budgets and actual expenditures
- In conjunction with the CFO, establish financial and operating benchmarks, budgets, program monitoring, and reporting standards on a bi-weekly, monthly, and annual basis
- 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
- Develop and enforce internal controls to maximize protection of company assets, policies, procedures, and workflow
- 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
Please submit your resume to Chris Tiesman at CTiesman@GalaxyCorp.com. Make sure to include Job #1721 in the subject line and to copy email@example.com on your email.