Controller

VTS   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Technology

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 51 days ago

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ABOUT THE ROLE
VTS is growing rapidly and we are looking for a Controller to continue the development the accounting function while helping to ensure the financial health of the Company. As our Controller, you will be a key leader for the financial operations of our rapidly growing company. You will be responsible for providing technical accounting expertise, improvement of financial processes, and development of a high performing accounting team. You must be a hands-on, roll up your sleeves type of manager and should enjoy a fast-paced, start-up environment

WHAT YOU'LL DO

    • Complete all period-end reporting requirements (month-end, quarter-end, etc.) for both internal and external stakeholders;
    • Initial responsibility for day-to-day accounting operations, including but not limited to AP, AR, cash management;
    • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls;
    • Research and provide guidance on application of technical accounting issues;
    • Work closely with FP&A and functional business unit leaders to provide actionable insight and analysis that is accurate, timely, and salient;
    • Provide quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting to ensure compliance with GAAP, tax, and necessary regulatory reporting requirements;
    • Partner with FP&A and business unit leaders to develop predictable and credible financial reporting;
    • Implement the systems and protocols to maintain good cost controls, healthy budgeting and oversee disciplined AR/AP management;
    • Create framework to measure and monitor performance against operational metrics;
    • In collaboration with external auditors, manage annual audit and preparation of consolidated financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

ABOUT YOU

    • 10+ years of experience in accounting, financial and analytical roles, CPA strongly preferred
    • BA/BS Degree in Accounting or Finance
    • Proven experience in building and leading the accounting function
    • Experience working in a technology or startup, SaaS company or software businesses undergoing rapid growth and change
    • Experience in effective financial systems design, integrations, and implementation
    • Strong communication skills; experience in effectively presenting key data including financial metrics to internal and external stakeholders
    • Extremely organized and detail oriented with strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
    • Strong sense of ownership and urgency, organizational and time management skills, ability to multitask and prioritize work
    • Experience growing and managing a high performance accounting team
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
    • Ability to work well under tight deadlines and respond to changing demands and fulfill efficient follow ups