Jersey City, NJ

Industry: Business Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 5 days ago

  by    Kevin Gilligan

Rapidly growing and highly acquisitive Professional Services Firm that generates roughly $300 million in revenue is looking to add a Controller to the Executive Staff headquartered in Jersey City, NJ. Reporting directly to the CFO, the Controller will be responsible for:

  • All aspects of accounting and finance including establishing internal controls, policies & procedures and upgrading systems.
  • Overseeing the preparation and reporting of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and ensuring that the team is accurately closing out the books on a monthly basis.
  • Working with the CFO on all M&A activity and integrating new businesses post acquisition
  • Assisting the CFO in the build out of a shared service function
  • Training, mentoring, developing and managing a team of 10 people. This includes assessing staff and determining where changes need to be made.

Ideal candidate will have at least 10-15 years of progressive accounting and finance experience and a CPA is required. Experience working for either a Professional Services Firm, in a start-up environment or for a company that has been in rebuild mode is highly preferred. Experience with JD Edwards is also preferred.


$173K - $207K
$150K - $180K base, 0 bonus