Controller

| Greater NYC Area
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Who we are: 

Sneaker Con is the world’s largest sneaker convention with a global presence producing over 20 events annually in cities such as New York, London, Shanghai, Sydney and Toronto. Since being founded in 2009, Sneaker Con has attracted over one million attendees and established itself as the premier destination for the sneaker community to buy, sell,trade and interact. Sneaker Con recently launched a digital marketplace to complement its global events by allowing consumer to transact digitally on the most trusted and respected platform in the industry by utilizing its industry leading LEGIT sneaker authentication

 

Job Description: 

We're looking for a Controller to be a founding member of the Sneaker Con Digital team. 

In this role, you will act as key leadership in our Finance department. This position will be focused on various controllership activities such as continuous improvement of various close processes to ensure timely and accurate reporting of financial information on a monthly basis. Someone who understands US GAAP and the SEC reporting requirements as well as strong operational skills to build an Accounts Payable team that can scale with Sneaker Con’s growth. This position will also be responsible for implementing and maintaining accounting policies and internal controls in line with company standards. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluation and analysis on Sneaker Con growth initiatives from the financial, rish and commercial perspective

  • Distribution of reports to Sneaker Con Senior Leadership outlining Company financial metrics.

  • Collaboration with department heads to construct, execute and manage budgets

  • Involvement in capital structure, financing and governance related areas in support of Sneaker Con Senior Leadership. 

  • Provide strategic and tactical leadership for general ledger and accounts payable team to ensure various company objectives are met.

  • Oversee the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements and reporting packages in accordance with US GAAP, internal policies and Sneaker Con’s timelines.  

  • Collaborate with our CTO to improve the overall month-end process within a short time frame and on a go- forward basis.

  • Review monthly balance sheet reconciliations and P&L accounts and provide a proper fluctuation analysis to support balances. 

  • Develop, implement, monitor and remediate controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance with company standards.


 

Requirements:

  • 7 + years of progressive accounting and leadership experience in an e-commerce environment, retail or logistics environment 

  • Licensed CPA with public accounting experience 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA  preferred

  • Significant experience with Tier 1 and Tier 2 ERP systems

  • Able to meet deadlines in a fast paced, growth-oriented environment and can adapt to new process flows and software technologies quickly

  • Strong interpersonal skills with solutions-oriented approach to problems

  • Possess high ethical standards and the ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality


 

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What are Sneaker Con Perks + Benefits

Culture
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Parking
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