Controller

"Confidential" - Chicago, IL

Full-timeEstimated: $86,000 - $110,000 a year
EducationSkills

Well-known and established Chicago restaurant group, with multiple locations, seeks an experienced Controller with excellent analytical and communication skills for a full-time position. The applicant will supervise the accounting staff, be responsible for accurate and timely financial reporting, with a focus on business profitability. He or she would assist in compliance with laws and regulations, work closely with outside CPA firm, various banks and ownership.

The Group seeks an individual to plan, direct and coordinate accounting operational functions, monitor and analyze sales and costs, assist in establishing and maintaining internal controls and procedures, coordinate preparation of monthly and annual financial statements, supervise accounts receivable and account payable and coordinate cash flows with upper management. The individual will also be responsible for developing, implementing, tracking and optimizing food and beverage cost control across all outlets. The individual will need to be a self- starter in a dynamic environment with the ability to change current processes to support efficient and profitable operations. Bachelor’s degree in accounting, CPA preferred, minimum of 6 years of restaurant accounting and supervision experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Restaurant Supervision: 6 years (Required)
  • Restaurant Accounting: 6 years (Required)
  • Analysis Skills: 6 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

License:

  • CPA (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location