A Midtown Manhattan law firm seeks a Controller to lead the accounting staff in the completion of all financial operations. This significant position will involve working directly with other executive members on the daily and strategic execution of the firm’s accounting, billing and collections procedures. The Controller will be responsible for preparing balance sheets, distributing financial reports, and managing the firm’s banking relationships. He or she will also contribute to strategic planning by analyzing cash balances, forecasting the firm’s anticipated revenue, and determining departmental budgets.
The individual selected for this position will have exceptional knowledge of accounting procedures and at least six years of related experience. He or she must have strong communication, leadership, and organizational skills, as well as the ability to excel under pressure. This person must also have a Bachelor’s Degree and be flexible to work overtime as required to meet the demands of the role.