We are currently looking to hire an in-house Controller in North Bergen NJ to manage day-to-day Accounting functions. The Controller role will be responsible for Financial Reporting, Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Expense Analysis, Reconciliation, Credit Lines and everything else associated with Accounting.
The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable, organized and up for the challenge at a growing company. We are an extremely fast paced company and the ability to handle pressure is a must. We get many emails a day, many invoices, etc. and we are looking for someone that can multi task and be extremely organized. Experience in accounting principles and best practices. Experience in delegating, and you would be managing 3-4 people.
Bachelors Degree in Accountingor CPA, not required.
Must have at least10+ years experience in a high-level position related to Controller or Director in Finance.
Must be familiar in basic and standard Accounting principles.
Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
History of success in managing Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
Required knowledge and experience using Accounting software.
A high level of written and oral communication skills.
Excellent time management skills, highly motivated and can work independently.
Analytically-minded and enjoys problem solving.
Ability to record accounting entries for various activities, including purchases and sales, fixed assets and depreciation, payroll and related payroll taxes.
Prepares bank reconciliations of sub-ledgers and customer statements to control accounts, including accounts receivable and accounts payable.
Proficiency with excel spreadsheets.
Excellent communication skills, is proactive and is comfortable working with all levels in an organization
Axis Global Logistics