Job #744: Controller - New York, NY (4-10-18)

  • Job Title: Controller
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: $140,000 - $160,000

Job Description:

A leading Architectural/Design firm located in NYC seeks a Controller to oversee all accounting and financial functions. Responsibilities included:

  • Establish budgets
  • Develop annual financial plans and projections
  • Conduct analysis of financial risks and benefits on business initiatives
  • Regularly analyze performance against the business plan
  • Provide analysis of monthly/quarterly financial statement results, including variance explanations for revenue, COGS (margin), labor and all operating expenses.
  • Conduct weekly/monthly financial assessments and generate reports to be submitted to the for senior management
  • Develop and manage monthly revenue close process to ensure accurate and timely reporting
  • Manage monthly unbilled balances to identify trends/problems, improve collection rate on receivables
  • Oversee all audits and internal control processes
  • Ensure adherence to financial, labor and insurance requirements
  • Manage implementation and maintenance of price tables to ensure proper reimbursement and contract compliance
  • Manage payroll and commission processes
  • Manage and provide ongoing training to accounting personnel
  • Handle monthly sales tax payments


  • Degree in Accounting
  • 5+ years of accounting leadership experience in the Interior Design, Architecture and Construction sector
  • A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles
  • Working knowledge of statutory legislation and regulations
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively
  • Exceptional Excel & financial modeling skills
  • Proficient in Design Manager software is preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Able to meet tight deadlines and work evenings, as needed

Interested candidates should contact Phillip Bank at:  Please mention that you are a member of EisnerAmper's Friends of the Firm program.  Make sure to copy Nkrumah Pierre,, and Jennifer Rosener,, on your email.