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Job #649: Assistant Controller - Garden City, NY (11-10-17)

  • Job Title: Assistant Controller
  • Location: Garden City, NY
  • Salary: $85,000 - $100,000 commensurate with experience

Job Description:

New York law firm with offices in Manhattan and Garden City is looking for an Assistant Controller in the Garden City office to work with the Firm’s Controller on various projects and serve as a back-up to the Controller. The Assistant Controller will be expected to be involved with all areas of the Accounting Department including:  Accounts Receivable, Billing, Accounts Payable, Payroll, department budgeting, General Ledger  analysis , bank reconciliations and accounting for 401(k) plan.  

Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparation of supporting documentation for year-end Census report (Form 5500) 
  • Assisting outside accountants by preparing all year end work papers for tax return and financial statements 
  • Preparation of attorney origination calculations and partner compensation calculations; payroll 
  • Preparation of Attorney Realization reports
  • Preparation of Monthly Financial packages for distribution to partners which included Profit and Loss Statements along with other monthly data, Cash Receipt entry
  • Processing of escrow transactions
  • Supervising billing
  • Various other projects as assigned by Controller


  • 4-year Accounting degree
  •  Minimum 5 years’ public accounting or in-house accounting experience
  • CPA a plus
  • Law firm or Accounting firm internal accounting role experience preferred

Interested candidates should contact Sharon Broner at:  Please mention that you are a member of EisnerAmper's Friends of the Firm program.