Robert Half Controller in Bloomington, Minnesota
Description Are you capable of providing broad business engagement and positive client impact? Robert Half has an opening for a Controller to handle the finances for their top clients in the Wholesale Distribution industry. This is a very dynamic, high profile division with significant visibility at executive management level. In this Controller role, you will be responsible for managing processes to ensure models are accurate and fully accrued on a monthly basis, and holding operations team accountable that end to end incentive processing, payments, accounting, and related financial controls are operating at an effective rate. Located in Chanhassen, Minnesota, this Controller position will be a long-term contract / temporary opportunity.
Review and monitor controls to ensure they are designed and operating effectively in partnership with compliance
Engage with various business partners for various program controllership and FP& A activities such as ensuring accuracy of accrual models, appropriate accounting and true-up activities and answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers
Acquire a thorough understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners
Work closely with Treasury to provide timely cash flow forecasts
Achieve understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners
Organize evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs in order to support SOX controls
Supervise reporting, forecasting, and budgeting processes and tools for the accountable programs
Ongoing review of actual spend against budget and direct necessary actions needed for any expected shortfalls Requirements
Expense Variance Analysis experience required
Month end closings experience
Proficiency in financial reporting
Demonstrated ability to provide leadership across finance team by engaging with different groups around the world via virtual communication
Proven communication and negotiation skills, ability to establish trusted advisor/consultant relationships, and capability to influence Executives and Business Decision Makers
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field
- CPA and/or CMA preferred
Demonstrated ability to implement solutions, strong analytical and communication skills as well
Excellent efficiency in office and accounting computer systems
Professional accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance
Knowledge of ERP system preferred SAP
Implement and improve changes in procedures immediately
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