Controller Leisure Amusement (Partially Remote)

  • Escapology Orlando
  • United States
  • Jun 26, 2022

Job Description


Escapology Orlando

Controller / $90K-$100K / Orlando, FL (open to remote)

Must Haves:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or financeCPA highly preferred; or an equivalent combination of related experience and educationFranchise experience preferredUnderstanding of economic principles, financial markets, and bankingUnderstanding of financial data analysis and reportingKnowledge of payroll, accounts payable and accounts receivable functionsAbility to deliver quality work on tight deadlines, with strong organization and priority setting skillsEffective written and verbal communication skills; must be able to communicate financial information into sound business language so people of all levels can understand

Education: Bachelors Degree

Why Us:

The explosion in popularity of the Live Escape phenomenon sector establishes the Escapology model as the fastest growing global escape game company and the biggest in the USA. World-class expertise has produced an exciting and lucrative business. With a distinctive name and steampunk brand, the company has set the industry standard and continues to raise the bar. Escapology is recognized as the trusted heavyweight in this hotly contested market. Two out of three Escapology venues are the #1 rated escape game on TripAdvisor, a claim no other escape game franchise can get even close to matching.

Job Description:

This is a Hybrid/Remote position. Escapology's Controller will lead all accounting functions and will closely monitor Escapology's financial health. You will maintain, manage, and analyze financial statements, inventory, budgets, payroll, tax compliance issues, plus other responsibilities as designated by the CFO.
Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor, develop and improve internal control guidelines, policies and procedures for cash and credit management, administration, and other activities.
  • Prepare monthly financial reports and risk analysis, including backup general ledger work. Familiarity with smaller entity software packages such as Xero/Quickbooks/Sage 50 is preferred.
  • Prepare cash-flow reports that forecast cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals.
  • Create ancillary reports that help senior management better understand company financials/performance.
  • Work in conjunction with CFO and other team members to handle procurement and inventory tracking.
  • Manage online treasury platform including daily cash management and weekly/monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Assist CFO and auditors in completion of the annual audit.
  • Contribute to annual budgeting process, as well as prepare any project-specific budgets.
  • Assist in annual renewal process of general insurance policies, including property/casualty and health.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements.
About Us:

Escapology is the world's fastest growing escape game franchise, operating internationally. Escapology is a high adrenalin escape game where players are locked inside a themed room and must complete their mission before time runs out. During the 60-minute experience, players are immersed into a real-life adventure where they must find hidden clues, crack codes, solve challenging puzzles and escape!

Posted: 17 days


  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Sick Days
  • Employee Discounts
  • Paid Jury Duty Leave
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