Assistant Controller

Location: Paramus NJ

Salary: $115,000 - $130,000

Our client is one of the fastest growing enterprise asset management companies in the world and manages more than 5.6 million assets on their platform globally.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Management of Finance team associates, assisting with escalations and overseeing day to day activities
  • Lead month end close process; review and approve journal entries and account reconciliation schedules, including the preparation of results analysis
  • Oversee annual audit function for multiple entities, working with outside audit firms
  • Prepare short and long-term financial forecasts for use with internal management and external parties
  • Assess compliance with ASC606 and implement new policies and procedures as appropriate
  • Develop, implement and maintain accounting and administrative policies and procedures for a wide-ranging set of activities including financial accounting and reporting
  • Lead implementation of new accounting software, and represent the finance team on cross-functional initiatives
  • Coordinate monthly budget review process, working with Senior management to identify risks and opportunities
  • Create monthly financial reporting dashboard with leading KPI’s and variance reporting

Required Experience:

  • 5 – 12 years of accounting experience
  • CPA and/or advanced degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Prior experience with QuickBooks Online preferred
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, especially Excel
  • Self-motivated with the ability to multitask
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Great interpersonal skills and ability to work well with others