Private Equity Controller

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The role sits with the Front Office/Business, will oversee a team of 5-6 direct reports, and will report into the CFO & CAO.

Company Information:
  • Private Equity w/ a focus on transportation/infrastructure
    20+ Years in Business
  • Typical Day: 9:00am – 6:30pm/7:00pm!!
  • Great culture, young and fast paced environment
  • High employee retention rate – position open because current Controller moving internally

Job Description:
  • Partner with the CAO on the financial and operational execution and analysis
  • Execute and lead all monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting closes, including setting the reporting calendar with specific timeline and deadlines to meet all reporting requirements
  • Provide project management, financial, business and technical accounting expertise to facilitate timely generation, synthesis and distribution of financial and management reports
  • Ensure and document that there is clear and complete documentation of management’s testing of internal controls
  • Assist in the review and/or preparation of all relevant disclosures in the 10-Q/10-K, including cash flow information
  • Provide key information and management reports to business leaders in different businesses to support decision making and strategy of the units
  • Assist deal teams on technical accounting reviews of current transactions and acquisitions in pipeline
  • Review and approve journal entries and ensure the execution of SOX controls
  • Manage the accounts payable and treasury function
  • Maintain the chart of accounts and an orderly accounting system
  • Provide strong leadership and development to the accounting, finance and administrative staff, including managing, training, motivating, developing and retaining high quality accounting professionals
  • Liaise with the FP&A Leader as it relates to budgets, forecasts, business plans, and other related management reporting and analyses
  • Ad hoc projects

Requirements / Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • CPA Required
  • Public/Private Experience
  • Open to industry

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