Associate Controller

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Mar 21, 2014
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General responsibilities will include overseeing the daily operations of the accounting department; assisting the AVP for Compliance with monitoring student receivables; ensuring timely and accurate closings and reconciliations; monitoring and reporting cash flow; preparing fiscal reports; conducting and managing internal and external audits; assisting with annual operating and capital budgets; managing grant/external funds; assisting with the maintenance of the College’s financial information system; overseeing the payroll process; supervising the accounts payable manager and senior accountant. Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree (Masters preferred) with 5 years of demonstrated experience in leading and managing college accounting and finance functions. Must have in-depth knowledge of financial accounting and reporting, college budget preparation and management, and GAAP. The preferred candidate will demonstrate experience and expertise in financial statement development, analysis, audit management, and student accounts management (federal, state and institutional funds). Must also have strong computing skills, proficient with Great Plains or similar software, and knowledge of financial management system upgrades. Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to type the job title in the subject line or mail to Department of Human Resources, Metropolitan College of New York, 431 Canal Street, New York, NY 10013. MCNY is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer