Controller - Hospitality


Accounting + Finance


Fanwood, New Jersey

Employment Type



A fast growing, Private Equity backed hospitality company is looking to hire a Controller.

Compensation : $150000 - $170000
Job ID : 27668

Job Function:

  • Manage all finance and accounting operations, including routine and month-end A/R, A/P and GL activities, as well as certain key aspects of payroll preparation.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate and complete financial records in accordance with GAAP including revenue recognition.
  • Assist in the preparation and presentation of budgets, financial forecasts, variance reports and financial statements.
  • Lead the annual audit process and coordinate with external auditors.
  • Support the annual tax preparation and coordinate with external tax accountants.
  • Manage accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, ensuring timely and accurate processing of invoices and payments.
  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance and risk management.
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to establish, maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  • Collaborate with other departments to streamline processes and improve efficiency and support financial reporting requirements and ad hoc projects.
  • Continuously improve and streamline accounting processes to enhance efficiency and accuracy including the implementation of a new accounting system (Sage – Intacct)

Job Function:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • CPA and/or MBA preferred.
  • 2-4+ years of experience as a Controller or a similar role with 10+ years of accounting and finance experience, with a deep and broad understanding of most areas of a financial organization and accounting department
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP, financial reporting, and accounting principles
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a high attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and accounting software


Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.