Seeking a Financial Controller with extensive experience managing a team and departmental workflow. The ideal candidate should have strong communication skills and in-depth knowledge of budgeting, taxes, not-for-profit accounting, and payroll.
This is a full-time, Lakewood, NJ based position and relocation is required. Salary is commensurate with experience.
A moment with: Mrs. Zakah Glaser, Director of HR
Mrs. Glaser shares what the Controller job is all about.
(O) Please tell us about the Controller.
(ZG) Our organization is dynamic and the depth and breadth of our financial department is vast. The Controller manages not only this department but also oversees the finances for the many other departments encompassing our organization.
(O) What kind of experience and qualities does the Controller need?
(ZG) Extensive experience with budgeting, taxes, payroll, and accounting are required for this position. In addition to mastery of finances, management experience is crucial, as the Controller supervises the bookkeeping department. The Controller should have the ability to work well with a team, direct workflow, and interact with other departments within Oorah as well as entities outside of Oorah.
(O) What’s the benefit of working as a Controller for Oorah?
(ZG) Oorah is a great place to transition from a corporate career. The Controller position at Oorah is an incredibly stimulating and challenging high-level position, yet the work environment is pleasant. The work-life balance here is rare for an executive position. Oorah’s cause and mission greatly influence the company culture. In addition, the amenities of Lakewood are a big draw for many people.
This is truly a unique opportunity. If you want to do good and make a difference in the Jewish world, working at Oorah is perfect for you!