Financial Controller – Miami, Fl or NY

One of our clients, a well-established and fast growing luxury goods company is looking for a sharp, hands-on Controller. Reporting to the local management and Global CFO based in Israel, the Controller will be responsible for the day-to-day accounting and finance activities, including: ongoing daily accounting, year-end statements and reports, collections, accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash flow, reporting to management, human resources.

This is a stand-alone position with huge growth potential as the company is considering an IPO.

As a Financial Controller, you will:

  • Manage all the accounting aspects, end to end, such as fixed-assets, accrued expenses, prepaid expenses, aging reports, revenues, bank reconciliations, taxes, etc.
  • Manage and prepare the monthly closing of the financials of the company
  • Report directly and work closely with the company’s CEO, CFO and corporate office in Israel.
  • Analysis of the company’s results on a monthly basis.
  • Responsible for all tax reports
  • Involvement in cross-company initiatives and process improvement changes.
  • Work with the local business to identify their reporting needs and provide timely solutions.
  • Responsibility on payment cycles.
  • Assist in the preparation of budgets or forecasts.

Your Background

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. CPA a big plus.
  • Experience in private accounting. Retail is a must.
  • Solid knowledge of accounting concepts, practices and procedures
  • Self-motivated with pro-active attitude, who can work in a dynamic growing environment.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Good people skills and a team player.
  • Performs well under pressure.
  • Effective working independently as well as part of a team.
  • Experience in QuickBooks is a must.
  • Conversational Hebrew is an advantage.

This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing company with strong R&D and academic support, a pioneer in the luxury business with strong HQ support. Competitive comp.