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Assistant Controller
Job description

Hoxton Circle is partnering with a fast growing Media company in search for a highly professional and experienced Assistant Controller to assist with managing a team and help meet the needs of the growing business. Having pivoted quickly when the pandemic hit, this company was able to perform relatively well during the downturn, and has come out the other side in an even stronger position. They currently have around 500 employees and will be closer to 600 by the end of the year.

This hire is part of a wider effort to level up the accounting function and you'll be working under very strong leaders who are driving this. It's a great opportunity for anyone who thrives in fast-paced environments going through a lot of change.

Your focus will be

  • Leading and mentoring a team of 3 (1 Manager, 2 Associates) and ensuring they are well equipped to add value to the business and grow professionally
  • Supporting the development of a more complete and robust month end close process
  • Working alongside senior leadership looking at more pragmatic ways to grow the accounting function
  • Establishing strong internal controls over multiple processes and best practices across workflows
  • Supporting the current ERP implementation, ensuring the smoothest possible transition and integration of all data and reporting


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • 5-8+ years of related professional experience
  • CPA certification and/or MBA Strongly preferredĀ 
  • Experience with a top 50 public accounting firm
  • 2+ years of staff management experience
  • Experience with system implementation is a plus
  • Ability to work well, both independently and as part of a team, and meet professional challenges
New York, New York
$100,000 - $125,000

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