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Hartford, CT | Direct Hire

Post Date: 07/31/2018 Job ID: 5796 Industry: Accounting & Finance Salary / Pay Rate : 75,000 - 100,000

Our client is seeking an experienced Controller. With 8 total entities under their management, our client is seeking a self-motivated tax expert that is not afraid to roll-up their sleeves. Reporting to the President, the Controller is the chief financial position for the company and supervises one other full-time employee. The Controller will build and maintain effective and streamlined financial systems and internal controls. The position ensures that all financial obligations are met on a timely basis with an eye towards developing and improving processes and systems.

Responsibilities and requirements include:
  • Manage all accounting operations.
  • Handle all aspects of the monthly, quarterly, and year-end closings.
  • Strengthen and maintain current business and accounting processes.
  • Serves as liaison with outside vendors such as Insurance agencies and auditors.
  • Ensure all tax filings are completed and filed in a timely manner, including but not limited to 1065s, 1120s, K-1s, 1099s, and W-2s.

Preferred Qualifications of the Controller:
  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • 10+ years previous in controller, business operations, director of finance or equivalent experience.
  • Tax expert.

Tyler Losure
Executive Recruiter, Accounting & Financial Services

Tyler Losure is an Executive Recruiter with our Accounting and Finance Group. Tyler focuses on direct hire placements across all industries, and he is responsible for representing top professionals at all levels of their accounting and finance careers.

Prior to joining J.Morrissey, Tyler worked as the Strategic Relations Coordinator at the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants. There, he worked to educate and motivate college accounting majors to not only pursue accounting as a career choice but to take it a step further and complete the CPA process. Additionally, he facilitated the Societies business development efforts, acquiring and securing sponsors, vendors, and advertisers for various events and publications. Tyler also coordinated the CTCPA’s Fairfield County Young Professionals group as well as orchestrated the “Accounting Is My Major (AIM)” conferences for aspiring high school juniors and seniors.

Tyler is a current Leadership Board Member of the American Lung Association’s Northeast Chapter; actively involved with HYPE, a member of the Bushnell Young Professionals Group, and a member of the University of Hartford Rugby Alumni Association.

Tyler obtained his Masters of Arts & Science in Communications from the University of Hartford, where he also completed his bachelor’s degree in Communications.

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