Controller Jobs in Jersey City, NJ

Establish and manage financial reporting, analysis, and policy. Controllers are the lead accounting employees in a company. They collect, verify, and interpret reports or statements submitted by support staff; maintain important department records; prepare special reports on request; and create/adapt internal financial controls as necessary. They also ensure that the organization meets federal, state, and local compliance laws.

Controllers are responsible for reporting to upper-level executives regarding the company’s annual budget, overall financial state, and financial alignment with operations. They provide input on large-scale company decisions and may collaborate with external accounting personnel.

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Jefferies - Jersey City, NJ
Responsibilities Participate in the preparation of annual fund/corporate financial statements in accordance with US GAAP....
2 days ago
Parsippany, NJ (19 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Recommended skills Accounting Finance Financial Statements Microsoft Word...
1 day ago
Michael Page - Hoboken, NJ (2 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
*Description*The AVP Legal Entity Controller will be responsible for: * Ensuring accurate accounting and reporting* Month-end close process and journal entries* Prepare quarterly and annual 10K and...
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23 hours ago
Michael Page - Jersey City, NJ
*Description*The Legal Entity Controller will be responsible for: * Month-end close processes and journal entries across investing activities, financing activities, expense accruals, income taxes, and...
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1 day ago
New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
leads, guides and develops personnel responsible for financial reporting/planning/analysis, accounts receivable/payable, revenue recognition, general ledger and payroll ??...
1 day ago
Accounting Principals - New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and government and federal regulations Assist with year-end audit including government contract audits Perform special projects...
22 hours ago
Michael Page - Jersey City, NJ
*Description*The AVP Legal Entity Controller will be responsible for: * Ensuring accurate accounting and reporting* Month-end close process and journal entries* Prepare quarterly and annual 10K and...
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22 hours ago
Michael Page - Queens Village, NY (17 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
*Description*The AVP Legal Entity Controller will be responsible for: * Ensuring accurate accounting and reporting* Month-end close process and journal entries* Prepare quarterly and annual 10K and...
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22 hours ago
JPMorgan Chase & Co. - New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
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10 hours ago
Kforce Finance and Accounting - Newark, NJ (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Recommended skills Consolidated Financial Statement Accruals Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Internal Controls Analysis Of Variance Bank Reconciliations...
2 days ago
Jobot - New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
This Jobot Job is hosted by: Scott Filbin Are you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply on company site" button and sending us your resume. Salary: $170,000 - $200,000 per year A bit about...
1 day ago
Michael Page - Brooklyn, NY (5 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
*Description*The AVP Legal Entity Controller will be responsible for: * Ensuring accurate accounting and reporting* Month-end close process and journal entries* Prepare quarterly and annual 10K and...
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1 day ago
Michael Page - Queens Village, NY (17 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
*Description** Oversea all of the accounting functions, for example, AR/AP, general ledger functions, and other bookkeeping duties* Lead the accounting team* Create, quantify, and disseminate monthly...
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1 day ago
Teachers College, Columbia University - New York City, NY (3 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Financial Reporting Prepare and fairly present multiple (currently five) annual financial statements in accordance with US generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) Research accounting methods...
6 hours ago
Roseland, NJ (13 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
with a growing company Hands-on experience with managing the general ledger & month end close in accordance to GAAP Experience with QuickBooks is a big plus Experience preparing consolidated financial...
2 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Jersey City, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Jersey City, NJ as reported by the BLS.

$204,497

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Jersey City, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • Master's Degree (33.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.1%)
  • Some College (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Controllers in Jersey City, NJ
  • 10+ years (30.0%)
  • 8-10 years (23.3%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 6-8 years (13.3%)
  • 2-4 years (10.0%)
  • None (3.3%)

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