Controller

Employer
Lloyd Products Inc
Location
Buffalo, New York
Posted
Jun 04, 2024
Closes
Jun 12, 2024
Ref
2770557476
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Description:
Join the lloyd HQ team! We're looking for a responsible individual with an eye for details.

lloyd Taco Trucks & Catering, lloyd Taco Factory and Churn Soft Serve fall under the lloyd Controllers responsibilities.

This individual is dedicated to finding ways to make work fun, where the satisfaction of a hard days work is part of their happiness. They report directly to the lloyd Executives, but are not afraid to get their hands dirty. Being a natural leader, this individual helps to generate financial results with an understanding that sales and profits are the fruits of earning the active loyalty of their community and their team members. Staying true to the lloyd brand and what it stands for, the ideal candidate believes that loyalty is earned by keeping our promises to creating clean labeled and scratch produced food.

This Individual will be responsible for the following key accountabilities:
  • Manage day-to-day accounting operations and ensure that there is a redundant process backup in place for every critical operation
  • Maintain and provide weekly, monthly, and annual cash budgets and forecasts
  • Monitor and analyze cash flow from operations daily
  • Create new internal accounting corporate policies and maintain existing policies
  • Monitor emerging technology to determine ways to automate the accounting process without sacrificing accuracy and accountability
  • Provide monthly and quarterly accounting reports for the management and executive teams
  • Prepare the month, quarter and year-end closeout accounting schedules
  • Responsible for NYS sales tax filing
  • Oversee all accounts, ledgers and reporting systems ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Inventory and food costing analysis
  • Oversee and maintain appropriate department budgeting and spending, ability to inquire
  • Maintain and monitor all internal controls and ensure safeguards for receipt of revenue costs and project budgets and expenditures.
  • Responsible for processing of billing and contractor files.
  • Provide financial analysis and month-end reporting to management.
  • Manage inter-company processes with sister companies and investments.
  • Facilitate necessary tax and financial statement preparation with external CPA.
  • Cost of goods sold and expense analysis.
  • Identify cost saving projects, including meeting and brainstorming with Department Heads and team members on efficiency and productivity, recommendation of advanced accounting procedures.
  • Oversees and maintains quality control of the following areas: general accounting, fixed assets, credit card/ACH processing and accounts payable functions to ensure that effective and efficient service is provided within appropriate state and federal procedures and regulations.
  • Maintains petty cash accounts and various auxiliary accounts; identifies and implements corrective systems, if needed.
  • Communicates policy/procedure issues with departments; works with departments to ensure strong customer service to internal and external customers.
  • Handles information requests from department heads
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities related to those listed above which do not alter the basic level of responsibility of the position
Requirements:
Desire Experience & Education/Certification
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration required (Master's preferred)
  • 3- 5 years experience in Accounting, Finance or Business Analysis role preferred.
  • CPA or CMA designation preferred but not required
  • Restaurant and/or hospitality industry experience preferred
  • Strong budgeting, financial forecasting and financial analysis skills required
  • Being a self starter who works well independently
  • Experience with bookkeeping, General Ledger, AP/AR, Excel and QuickBooks
  • Proficient in MS Office products (Word, PWP, Excel, Outlook)
  • Experience with filing NYS Sales Tax reports
  • Adaptable and unafraid of change
  • Must be willing to work in multiple locations-
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Exceptional leadership abilities
  • A high professional standard and a personal code of ethics characterized by honesty, integrity, openness, and fairness.
  • Must have a passionate commitment to the culture and mission of lloyd products inc.

Benefits
  • Health, Dental, Vision
  • 401k with employer match
  • Employer Paid Maternity & Paternity leave
  • PTO
  • Free Employee Meals & Employee Appreciation events

We're more than your next job - we work together to inspire, encourage, share a passion and demonstrate our love for food! If that's you, we look forward to hearing from you!

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