Assistant Controller

Assistant Controller



New York, Norwalk

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Assistant Controller

Assistant Controller

This role is eligible for our hybrid work model: 2 days in-office.

From accounting and financial planning to risk/fraud analysis and payments, our Finance team ensures not only our company’s financial security, but also that our customers can buy from us with confidence.

Why this job’s a big deal: 

This hands-on, high-potential professional will be the right-hand to the VP, Controller and will be a key player in managing the company’s accounting function. This person will serve as the point of contact for technical questions and strategic initiatives throughout Priceline. This is a highly visible role and will help to ensure the company maintains a strong internal control environment as well as develop talent among the group.

In this role you will get to:

  • In conjunction with the VP, Controller, lead an accurate and timely month-end close and related financial reporting for the company and its subsidiaries

  • Ensure accuracy of judgmental reserves

  • Key point of contact in establishing accounting models for new revenue arrangements

  • Play pivotal role in finance transformation and modernization efforts including system implementations and functional optimization

  • Identify inefficiency in the close process and implement necessary changes such as workflow and technical improvements

  • Understand and analyze all transactions to ensure proper accounting under US GAAP and consistency with other BHI brands

  • Coordinate analytical review on income statement for budget vs. actual variances with the company's Strategic Planning and Analysis team and analyze balance sheet variances and document explanations for variances

  • Responsible for leading a global team including motivating, coaching, training and mentoring team members.

  • Perform ad hoc financial analysis 


Who you are:

  • BS in a related discipline (accounting, finance, economics, business administration) MBA is preferred

  • 12+ total years’ experience, ideally experience as an assistant controller of a global division of a public company is desired

  • CPA is strongly preferred

  • Familiarity with SAP, Oracle, OneStream and Blackline is desired

  • Strong understanding of foreign currency accounting is required

  • Experience working in an environment requiring quick turn around and in-depth financial analysis

  • Ability to manage the monthly close process within a large global organization

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and technical skills of US GAAP

  • Good organizational and work management skills with the ability to manage and track multiple projects/tasks simultaneously

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, coordinate the efforts of others as well as work well with people at a wide range of levels

There are a variety of factors that go into determining a salary range, including but not limited to external market benchmark data, geographic location, and years of experience sought/required. In addition to a competitive base salary, certain roles may be eligible for an annual bonus and/or equity grant.

The salary range for this position is $200,000-$250,000.

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