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Assistant Controller

at The Halal Shack
Albany, NY
Are you looking for a career with growth opportunity? Let us help develop you into a future leader of our company! We are looking for customer minded individuals who want to be our next store manager.

Who you are

  • 5 years of proven accounting-related work experience preferred
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP and regulations
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes (budgeting, financial closure, reporting etc.)
  • Understand data analysis and forecasting
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (especially Excel) and accounting software
  • Well-organized with ability to prioritize
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving ability
  • Able to perform detailed and focused tasks
  • BS/BA in accounting, finance or relevant field is preferred

What you'll do

  • Assist with all aspects of accounting management (billing, tax forms, reporting etc.)
  • Comply with, monitor, and assist in, the formulation of internal controls and policies to comply with legislation and established best practices
  • Assist in the preparation and consolidation (as needed) of financial statements in compliance with official guidelines and requirements
  • Manage all aspects of the general ledger – e.g.: manage journal entries, invoices etc.
  • Reconcile accounts for the monthly or annual closing
  • Research, analyze, and resolve variances and other accounting issues timely and consistent with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Serve as a liaison to external auditors, participate and provide all information required
  • May oversee/supervise accounts receivable, accounts payable and general accounting departments
  • Handle monthly bank reconciliations
  • Assist in the preparation of budgets or forecasts
  • Help in development of reports for management or regulatory bodies
  • Review the company’s accounting information to identify and resolve inaccuracies or imbalances
  • Utilize accounting IT system to facilitate processes and maintain records
  • Process Payrolls and all payments 
  • Provide timely and accurate responses to all inquiries in areas of responsibility.
  • Ensure all database information is up-to-date at all times
  • Customer Invoicing
  • Handle all Employee onboarding 

Who we are

Inspired by New York City Street Food and started by Jamal Rasoully, The Hala Shack mission is to unite cultures and people through food, one Sauce'n meal at a time. The Halal Shack has been nominated as one of the fastest growing and hottest concepts in America today by QSR magazine !

What makes us great

  • Flexible Schedule
  • Competitive pay and bonuses (4 weeks paid vacation and large bonuses)
  • Start from the ground floor, be a part of our exciting growth in the area!
  • 100% of our corporate team is promoted from within
  • Fun, dynamic, energetic environment