Financial Controller Role

Exciting opportunity to join LOVE CORN the next household name snack brand. As the Financial Controller you will manage all financial needs of the company. You will report directly to the CEO. Role based in Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey.

Role & Responsibilities

  1. Direct Accounting Function - oversee AP, AR, bank reconciliation & payroll; manage a team of 2 staff accountants
  2. Inventory Controls - work closely with operations to put in place controls and procedures on inventory & production forecasting and management
  3. Trade Spend Controls: work with sales team providing oversight, analysis & reconciliation of trade spend, distributor and retailer deductions
  4. Month End Close - responsible for timely, accurate and efficient accounting close on a monthly basis; monthly reconciliation of general ledger accounts
  5. Manage Budget - work with internal teams setting and monitoring department budgets
  6. Manage Cash-Flow: monitors daily balances, receipts and disbursements
  7. Internal Controls: develops, maintain and enhance internal control policies, processes and procedures; maintain integrity/reliability of accounting system + IT support
  8. US GAAP: preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with US GAAP
  9. Tax & Regulatory Filings: responsible for managing partners to ensure local, state and federal tax compliance and reporting
  10. KPI Reporting: oversee a daily, weekly, monthly cadence of KPI’s and goal tracking across all business operations - Sales, marketing and operations


Qualifications / Education / Experience Desired:

  • Bachelor’s degree with concentration in Accounting and Finance
  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience in an accounting position preferably in a management controller role
  • Ideal candidate has Food & Beverage experience or another CPG category
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP
  • Desire to be part of a small team supporting the growth of an exciting food brand
  • Ability to accurately document information in a timely manner
  • Strong communications skills, written and verbal
  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Very strong math skills required
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves, work across functional groups
  • Be nice, work hard, be curious and CARE!