Controller

Employer
Saggar & Rosenberg, PC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Controller Saggar & Rosenberg, PC is a certified public accounting firm located in the Washington, DC metro area. We are assisting a client to identify the right candidate for their Controller position. Our client is a well-established leader in the design, manufacture, installation and servicing of signs in the mid-Atlantic area and has been a family business since its founding over 75 years ago. The Controller position is responsible for overseeing cash, managing A/R and A/P, and closing month-end & yearly financials. The candidate will work with office staff project managers on the day-to-day management of all accounting activities within the organization and will have the following associated tasks: Daily Accounting:Oversee all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards;Enter and update daily bank and credit card transactions;Provide financial oversight to work-in-process;Prepare customer invoices in accordance with contract terms;Maintain master customer file in QuickBooks;Manage accounts payable and accounts receivable;Perform end-of-month reconciliations and financial statement close;Provide financial statements to the owners and assist with financial projections; . Optimize cash flow and monitor debt levels;Analyze general ledger accounts and make process improvement recommendations;Manage payroll process and some HR related activities; . Maintain internal controls and manage a staff of two individuals. . Manage financial relations with banks, creditors and vendors Minimum Requirements: The ideal candidate should possess a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, experience in a Controller level capacity, and a firm understanding of job costing. We will consider someone with significant job experience in lieu of an accounting degree. Proficiency with accounting software programs (QuickBooks preferred) and an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Candidates must be detail-oriented, highly organized, and comfortable working in a construction office environment. Candidate will be required to complete a background check. To apply for this position, please send resume and cover letter. Our client is an EOE and is offering a competitive compensation package. No Recruiters or unsolicited calls please. Company Description: Saggar & Rosenberg is a boutique Certified Public Accounting and Management Consulting Firm founded in 1999. Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, Saggar & Rosenberg provides a vast array of specialized tax, accounting and business advisory services to our clients not only in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, but also nationally and internationally. Beyond the traditional offerings of accounting, audit and tax services, we pride ourselves in being business partners and trusted advisors to our clients, providing guidance and advice to improve performance and achieve goals. We have a diverse clientele including government contractors, technology companies, non-profit organizations, biotechnology and constructions companies.