Friends of the Firm Job: The Better Business Bureau, Accounting Manager and an Interim CFO/CEO.

Job #638: Controller - New York, NY (9-29-17)

  • Job Title: Controller
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Salary: $80,000

Job Description:

Non-Profit organization is actively seeking a Controller to join the team on a full-time basis! The Controller will oversee a small accounting team and functions for the BBB (501c6) and its affiliate Foundation (501c3) as well as its pension plan and other projects. A Controller with experience leading a small team, managing projects and grants should apply! 

Required Skills & Experience:

The Candidate must be a current CPA, strategic, decisive, analytical and a capable leader who brings a sophisticated and resourceful approach to his/her role and responsibilities.

The Successful Applicant:

  • Qualified and current CPA
  • Preferred 5+ years' professional financial experience with a non-profit, either public accounting experience (specifically with non-profit clients) or public/ private mix where you are currently working at a non-profit.
  • Fully proficient in non-profit accounting, thorough knowledge of US GAAP.
  • Knowledge of Basic Pay Payroll System and Peachtree (Sage) Accounting software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office - particularly strong Excel skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent organizational skills, an effective time manager and multitasker.
  • Excellent technical, oral and written communication skills in the English language.

Interested candidates should send their resume and a brief cover letter to Walter Brewster, SVP Operations at Please mention that you are a Friends of hte Firm member.