Join our dynamic, fun-loving and inspired team!
Juliska is all about creating and living "L'Amour et Savoir Vivre" -- Savoir Vivre is making time for the people and things you love. It's adding beauty to each moment and rejoicing in it, laughing with friends until your belly hurts. . .it's fresh flowers on your table and cloth napkins at every meal. . . it's not skimping on the things you love and thankfulness for what you have. Savoring the moment, loving your life, being bold, making your own rules and always finding reasons to celebrate! This is the essence of Savoir Vivre -- the art of knowing how to live well.
o Are positive, upbeat, collaborative and fun-loving
o Understand that everyone is born with buckets of creativity
o Are expected and empowered to bring ideas and solutions for continuous improvement
o Are creative problem solvers who understand that they will never have quite enough resources for the job
o Love a fast paced environment where their talents may often take them outside their standard job domain
o We work hard, play hard and laugh a lot
The Assistant Controller provides day-to-day operational oversight of the accounting function. This position prepares and monitors financial performance and oversees the monthly close process effectively and efficiently. The Assistant Controller analyzes and interprets financial data to provide information on financial performance. This position supervises the Accounting team and their performance and development.
o Assist in managing general accounting and revenue accounting processes and ensuring all timelines are met
o Assist in preparing, reviewing, and ensuring integrity of financial statements
o Overseeing proper reconciliation of all G/L accounts and month-end and fiscal ending closing process
o Reconciling all revenue sources
o Confirming proper treatment and compliance of all accounting transactions under US GAAP standards
o Assist in implementing and monitoring various corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls
o Responsible for timely reporting and compliance of financial information
o Coordinating and working closely with internal and external auditors to achieve successful audits
o Providing leadership and training in various aspects of accounting
o Assist in preparing financial reports summarizing results of operations
o Managing the general ledger, close and monthly reconciliation processes.
o Assist in developing and maintaining policies and procedures manual.
o Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements for internal and regulatory needs.
o Ensuring the company meets its financial reporting obligations in accordance with GAAP
o Leading, managing, and motivating staff
o Manage cash disbursements and accounts payable, bank/hedging transactions
o Establish and maintain inventory accuracy discipline in both retail and wholesale as well as set and maintain proper cash and audit procedures in retail stores
o Performing other duties and completing special projects as assigned; prior financial experience in a retail environment is highly desirable.
o Reviewing and advising on internal controls and developing efficiencies
o Assist in the preparation and timely filing of all required tax returns and other statutory filings.
o Support Executive's team reporting requirements and requests as part of Finance decision support
o Assist in creation and implementation of short and long range departmental objectives, policies, and operating procedures
o Assist with maintaining Finance organizational structure and staffing to effectively accomplish the department's objectives to support functional environment
o Continuously improve the accounting function, including development of staff by providing effective coaching and feedback as well as appropriate delegation to staff members; assist with administering annual reviews
o 5-10 years of accounting and finance experience with expanding responsibilities, including supervisory and management experience, with strong knowledge of GAAP;
o Demonstrated technical accounting prowess is essential;
o Demonstrable expertise with Excel and presentation software tools is important;
o Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written);
o Strong analytical and PC skills;
o Ability to operate effectively at all levels within the organization to accomplish work tasks;
o Self-starter as well as a willingness and ability to roll-up sleeves and be "hands-on";
o Excellent organization and project management skills;
o Demonstrated excellence in managing multiple projects at same time;
If you would like to explore employment opportunities at Juliska, kindly forward a copy of your resume and a to the point cover letter, identifying how your fabulousness would contribute to our mission and enhance our culture.
465 Canal Street
Stamford, CT 06902