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VP Controller - Global Media Business
Job description

A Global Media Network is seeking a VP Controller to join their team in New York City. This position is a newly created leadership role that will play a crucial part as the business continues to grow and build out the finance team. 

You should be an enthusiastic and engaging leader with a bulletproof commitment to accuracy and a great financial and accounting background. You'll have the ability to think strategically and stay focused on advancing the function while remaining connected and engaged to the work being done. You have a passion for leading and nurturing team members across seniority, functions, and geography. You also should possess an appreciation for the business of media & entertainment, a curiosity for the world-at-large, and enjoy working in a highly iterative and agile environment.

Major Duties & Responsibilities:

Controllership duties: 

  • To maintain, improve and implement internal controls. Manage and training of global teams to produce financial statements and enhance financial reporting. Lead the design and implementation of finance processes and automate the finance process. 

Technical Accounting & Policy: 

  • Provide guidance on significant accounting transactions, and preparation of technical accounting memos to support all accounting positions.
  • Support and facilitate Technical Accounting group’s development and roll out global accounting policies, including the management of the analysis of the impact on new accounting standards on the Company
  • Support the development of processes and business partner relationships with internal & external groups. 

Team Development/Leadership:

  • This is a leadership position that will influence the performance and morale of global accounting team members. Set priorities and goals for divisional controllership, perform staff performance evaluations; create an environment focused on identifying talent and establishing fulfilling finance career paths.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an already successful and scaled business but, is growing ultra fast, both organically and, via acquisition, it has an entrepreneurial feel and culture. You must be a dynamic and curious individual. Be able to operate in a fast-growing and changing environment. You will have experience in public accounting Ideally, BIG 4. CPA preferred. 

Excellent salary and benefits on offer. Get in touch today. 

Manhattan, New York
£200,000 - $250,000

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