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Robert Half Controller in BINGHAM FARMS, Michigan

Description

Do you have a knack for leading with high standards, positively motivating others, and making critical decisions and have experience taking charge of an accounting and clerical department? Contact Robert Half about this reputable company's Controller opportunity. You will succeed in this position if you can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff. To succeed as the Controller, you will need to lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. This is a great opportunity for a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. You might be in a good place to advance your career with this opportunity's very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. The Controller will be a permanent employment opportunity and will be located in the Bingham Farms, Michigan region.

Key responsibilities

  • Complete month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, reconcile accounts, and handle G/L analysis

  • Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation

  • Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts

  • Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time

  • Capable of handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties

  • Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed

  • Assure client expectations are met by reviewing deliverables of self and team

  • Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management

  • Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

    Requirements - 3+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued

  • Great attention to detail

  • CPA or MBA preferred

  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field

  • Process Improvement experience preferred

  • Month end closings experience desired

  • Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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