Controller - Food Distributor

Confidential Company  •  Bronx, NY

5 - 7 years experience  •  Food & Beverage

$100K - $140K ($100K - $140K base + Bonus eligible)
Posted on 08/17/17 by Robert Guglielmo
Bronx, NY
5 - 7 years experience
Food & Beverage
$100K - $140K
($100K - $140K base + Bonus eligible)
Posted on 08/17/17 by Robert Guglielmo

Our client is a very successful family-owned business based in Hunts Point. They offer a relaxed work environment, good culture, solid benefits and stability.

The Controller will manage a staff of 20 and must have inventory/ distributionexperience.

Great opportunity for someone that is comfortable running the day to day operations


  • Oversee and coordinate all financial activities and personnel
  • Cash management
  • Set controls and budgets to mitigate risk and increase return on investments
  • Standardize and maintain a system of accounting records and techniques
  • Conduct internal audits to assess financial status
  • Ensure compliance with federal and state regulations
  • Serve as primary contact for external auditors
  • Manage month-end close and provide detailed operational analysis
  • Assist in Annual Budgeting process
  • Improve and document processes and internal controls
  • Oversee accuracy of inventory cycle counts and audits
  • Oversee accuracy of Vendor inbound receiving and Customer Returns


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting/finance
  • Minimum of 5years experience in accounting management or other related fields
  • Strong computer skills in accounting programs, ERP systems, and Microsoft Word, Access, and Excel
  • Experience with Inventory Management systems and the daily control of inventory a must
  • Experience in Distributionpreferred
  • Fundamental knowledge of GAAP
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Bilingual (fluent in English & Spanish) a plus
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