Chakra is seeking a Controller to join its team. The candidate will be responsible for performing and managing overall operations of finance, accounting, banking, administration, HR, vendor management and purchasing for the organization. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company with a diverse product and service offering and operating one US and one overseas office. This position reports to the CEO. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage all finance, accounting and book keeping functions
  • Manage and maintain internal processes for all accounting and administrative functions
  • Liaise with bankers on all financial related matters
  • Preparation of annual budgets
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements and reports to the CEO and Board of Directors
  • Management and responsibility of all tax and other fiduciary payments
  • Cash flow management to get the best returns
  • Co-ordinate and process weekly payroll with outsourced payroll company
  • Employee benefit administration
  • Manage all HR-related activities
  • Focus on resource optimization and cost savings
  • Selection of vendors and suppliers, negotiation of terms and efficiency in raw material purchases

We are looking for:

  • An entrepreneurially inclined and profit-oriented individual
  • An ethical individual with strong work ethic, stringent attention to detail and process oriented
  • An individual who can work independently and can multitask
  • An individual with very good communication and interpersonal skills
  • An individually who can work closely with the CEO and other Managers to assist in the growth of the business in a profitable environment
  • Candidate with a Bachelor’s degree or an MBA in a related field
  • Candidate with 5 years of related professional experience
  • Candidate with a strong knowledge of GAAP, QuickBooks and MS Office
  • Candidate who has the ability to work with teams to improve processes and efficiency

Inquiries and resume submissions should be sent to

Location: Lancaster, NY

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We’re always on the lookout for talented people, so if you think Chakra is the place to build your skills and deliver great work, send us an email with a link to your online portfolio and don’t forget to attach your resume.