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Assistant Controller

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Fountain House, Inc. | New York, NY
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Fountain House, Inc.


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Published 11 days ago

Salary

At least $85,000


Position:        Assistant Controller

Reports To:  Controller

Company Background:

Fountain House, a world-renowned community mental health organization, successfully addresses the devastating impact of serious mental illness. Founded in New York City in 1948 with the belief that people living with mental illness can be active participants in their own and each other’s recovery. Each year, over 1,300 members come to Fountain House to contribute their talents, learn new skills, access opportunities and forge new friendships. 

Fountain House creates a culture that transforms lives. Our members, in partnership with staff, operate employment, education, housing and wellness programs. They perform all activities, including advocacy, administrative support, building maintenance and food preparation that keep our community going.  Members hold jobs, graduate from schools, develop social networks and experience fewer hospitalizations and improved overall health. Increased fulfillment, sense of purpose, and stability inevitably follow.

Fountain House has inspired the creation of hundreds of similar programs in 34 countries that serve more than 100,000 people annually. In 2014, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation recognized our global reach and the efficacy of our evidence-based model with the prestigious Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize.

Fountain House provides professional development opportunities and promotes from within. As a result, you will find a culture that supports and inspires personal growth and development.

Job Functions:

  • Manage FH parent company and 4 subsidiary corporations (3 HUD buildings/farm).
  • Manage month-end and year-end process, training and system controls.
  • Ensure accuracy of A/P and A/R postings and reconciliations.
  • Generate reports with ERP software.
  • Ensure adherence to corporate and governmental policies and compliances.
  • Filing of annual 1099s.
  • Ensure trial balance closing and general ledger reporting per budget requirements.
  • Budgeting and forecasting of expenditures.
  • Quarterly distribution of salaries, fringe and administrative expenses.
  • Experience assisting in preparation of Form 990 preferred.
  • Ensure all monthly audit schedules are prepared in a timely manner.
  • Ad hoc projects, analysis and answer inquiries.
  • Manage the audit process with deadlines and accuracies.
  • Other duties, as assigned.

Other Requirements:

  • Must possess current and valid U.S. work authorization and be eligible to work for any U.S. employer without sponsorship.
  • BA/ BS in Accounting or Finance.
  • Minimum of seven (7) years of experience in full-charge accounting or managing the audit process.
  • Familiar with ERP accounting system.
  • Must be accurate and have the ability to multi-task in projects.
  • Professional attitude and ability to deal with sensitive matters with diligence and respect towards staff and members.
  • Flexibility to stay late or arrive early, as needed.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Team approach.
  • Must be able to hold information in confidence and not disclose and/or discuss confidential information with members and/or staff.
  • Bi-lingual a plus.
  • Minorities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Starting Salary: $85K

Position:        Assistant Controller

Reports To:  Controller

Company Background:

Fountain House, a world-renowned community mental health organization, successfully addresses the devastating impact of serious mental illness. Founded in New…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

1.     Paid Time Off Accrued for maximum of 23 days

2.     Ten (10) Paid Holidays

3.     Paid Bereavement Leave

4.     Medical, dental and vision plans

5.     Life Insurance paid by Fountain House (2x salary)

6.     Optional Life Insurance

7.     Long-Term Disability

8.     Supplemental Short-Term Disability

9.     Tuition Assistance

10. Flexible Spending Account

11. Health Savings Account

12. 403(b) Retirement Plan

1.     Paid Time Off Accrued for maximum of 23 days

2.     Ten (10) Paid Holidays

3.     Paid Bereavement Leave

4.     Medical, dental and vision plans

5.     Life Insurance paid by Fountain House (2x salary)

6…

How To Apply

To apply for this position, you must view website at www.fountainhouse.org. If interested, please submit your resume and cover letter via e-mail to Ltai@fountainhouse.org. NO PHONE CALLS. EEO

To apply for this position, you must view website at www.fountainhouse.org. If interested, please submit your resume and cover letter via e-mail to Ltai@fountainhouse.org. NO PHONE…

Location

425 West 47th Street, New York, NY 10036
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