Controller | Multi-Unit Restaurant Group | NJ

One Haus

Salary: $140,000 – $160,000

Boutique Hospitality company based in Plainfield, New Jersey with locations in the Tri-State area and growing. We own and operate restaurants and banquet venues and we are growing a portfolio of boutique hotels. We are seeking an experienced, hands-on Controller. We domestically outsource our day-to-day bookkeeping, payroll processing, and complaint reporting. This role will be to optimize and control our external accounting services and perform internal analytics.

In this role you will:

  • Coordinate and oversee accurate, actionable reporting with our external bookkeeping and accounting teams

  • Prepare operating budgets and ongoing estimates

  • Perform banking functions

  • Monitor and oversee Accounts Payable and Account Receivable activity

  • Implement new initiatives to streamline processes

  • Review monthly reports to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance

  • Assist with Financial Audits

  • Producer financial analysis and reports, and present results

  • Query data for analysis to respond to inquiries from the field or management

  • Assist the CFO with special projects, including acquisitions and associated reporting

  • Responsible for tracking performance against bonus program and calculating payouts

  • Work with all departments on revenue and cost management

  • Control cash receipts & establish and manage our hotel revenue software


  • 5-7 years of accounting and financial management

  • Experience with month-end and year-end close processes

  • Knowledge of inventory control and cost of goods sold

  • Understanding of the accounting process from general ledger to trial balance to financial reporting

  • Relevant, strong experience in financial reporting, account analysis, budgeting, and analytics

  • Ability to communicate with senior-level management

  • Analytical and have a great attention to detail

  • Knowledge of tax reporting

  • Experience with a multi-unity restaurant/hospitality company preferrable

  • Background in a small public accounting firm preferable

  • Previous experience with financial compilations, reviews, and auditing

  • Ability discuss and illustrate important financial reporting and goals with Leaders of the Company


  • Strong with Spreadsheets, Word, and Data Mining

  • Exposure to QuickBooks

  • Systems implementation

  • Knowledge of general accounting, periodic financial reconciliations, month-end close process, sales tax, payroll, and end-of-month financial reports Benefits:

  • 75% Employer Contribution to Employee only Health Insurance Coverage

  • 401k Company Offering with Company Match

  • Dining Discount

  • Two Weeks Vacation Time Off, Six Sick Days, & 3 Days of Bereavement for years 1 through 4

  • Work for a business that is continuing to grow and expand

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