Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in CLAYTON, Missouri

$105,000+ bonus Controller. The Controller will Guide financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures. The Controller will protect assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls. The Controller will monitor and confirm financial condition by conducting audits. The Controller will provide information to external auditors. This client will offer the Controller a growing, fast paced company that has a good work/life balance, and room for professional advancement. Responsibilities Include:

  • Preparing financial statements and financial reports; internal and external reporting; present monthly financials and analysis to Senior Management

  • Review budgeting and forecasting processes

  • Remain informed on operational trends

  • Monitor unit cost, program changes, and changes to control costs

  • Monitor achievements towards company goals

  • Provide in depth analysis to identify trends in business

  • Communicate reports to upper management

  • Identify issues and address as necessary

  • Monitor processes and systems ensuring compliance

  • Act as primary contact for audits REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's' degree in Accounting or related field

  • Public Accounting Experience with audit preferred

  • Fortune 500 Experience preferred

  • 5+ years related experience

  • CPA Required This client offers more than just medical insurance. The client pays most of your benefits costs and in some cases – they pay 100 percent.

  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Vision insurance

  • Flexible spending accounts (includes health care, dependent care mass transit reimbursement)

  • Short- and long-term disability insurance

  • Basic Life insurance

  • Supplemental AD D

  • Supplemental life insurance

  • Wellness Program Your Financial Future This client offers options that allow you to do more than just plan for retirement.

  • 401(k) retirement with company match

  • Employee stock purchase plan Work and Life This client cares about its employees. And the reason they provide a variety of benefits to our employees to achieve optimum work/life balance.

  • Vacation, Personal and Sick time

  • Paid Company Holidays

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Training and Learning Opportunities

  • Tuition Reimbursement/Educational Assistance

  • Service Awards

  • On-site fitness center or discount at local fitness centers (most locations)

  • Discounts for select local and national products and services, including cell phones, computers and more Please contact Morgan Strait - Permanent Placement Recruiter LinkedIn - Email: or call 314-205-1850

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 02420-0010127561

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: MO


Postal Code: 63105-1804

Compensation: $90,000.00 to $105,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Understanding GAAP and firm accounting policies and procedure - Project accountability onto self and others for ensuring that results are achieved - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - CPA or MBA preferred - Solid understanding of accounting policy - Practical knowledge of month end closings - Proficiency in budget forecasting - Auditing experience preferred - Knowledge of budgeting - Financial auditing experience - General familiarity with health care audits of Medicare and Medicaid - Well-founded grasp of operational auditing - Wide ranging experience with medicaid - Quality experience with year end closings - Earlier work involving public company reporting - Proven knowledge of information systems auditing - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including 5+ years as a Controller preferred - Curate and enforce high standards for quality deliverables - Strong Microsoft Excel skills required - Great attention to detail - Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions - Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued - Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the organization, both internally and externally - Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity