Assistant Controller - Restaurant/Hospitality

  • Creative Financial Staffing
  • Florida, USA
  • Aug 29, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

Assistant Controller CFS is working with a client of ours that has been in business for over 20+ years and is a leader in their industry. The own high-end restaurant establishments in Miami, California, New York, Texas, Chicago, and New Jersey.

Highlights of the Assistant Controller Opportunity:

  • Company is expected to double in size by 2022 with multiple new locations open this year and beginning of Q1 next year
  • Very employee centered company, your not just a number, very long tenured employees with a stable environment
  • Great work life balance and hybrid working environment, only working in the office 1 day per week required (sometimes less)
  • Controller retiring at the end of the year so there is a direct path to promotion to Controller at the end of the year
  • Full benefits to include, very affordable health insurance 90% covered by company, paid vacation and holidays, STD, and paid life insurance

The Assistant Controller responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manage the accounting staff, review and approve work
  • Month-end close financials for multiple entities
  • Budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis
  • Bank reconciliations, balance sheet reconciliations, assist with preparing and entering journal entries, reviewing A/P, invoices, etc.
  • Assist outside CPA with preparation of tax returns and K-1's

Qualifications of the Assistant Controller:

  • 5+ years of experience in supervisory role
  • Multi-entity experience highly preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, MBA/CPA is a PLUS
  • Experience working in hospitality or restaurant industry with multiple locations
  • Restaurant 365 and Paylocity experience is a big PLUS