Robert Half Assistant Controller in BRIGHTON, Michigan
Robert Half has partnered with a company that is seeking a results-oriented Assistant Controller. As the Assistant Controller, you will assist in supervising the accounting staff and report to the Controller. We are seeking a self-starter with a demonstrated history of identifying issues and problem solving for this exciting Assistant Controller role. Apply for this role today! This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Brighton, Michigan area.
Guide the accounting team during the closing process to arrange that deadlines are met
Guarantee regular account reconciliation to completion
Mark and expand process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Determine and invent Ad Hoc financial reports
Aid with the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Stimulate accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Endorse implementation and confirm adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Backfill for Controller when necessary
Design relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like key financial metrics, actual spend against budgets/outlook, and the monthly flash report
Other distinguished duties when required
Assist to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, development, and regular assessment
Innovative preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Ready different technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures
Please call John Grabowski directly for consideration at 313-717-1187.
Requirements - 3+ years of general ledger accounting experience
CPA a plus
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
- Profound knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
General ledger experience
Strong familiarity with General Ledger System
Solid understanding of month end closings
Experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)
Foundational knowledge in Accounts Payable (AP)
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
- Previous accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Be able to prioritize workload and perform in a fast-paced and challenging environment
Strong technical background in public accounting (GAAP)
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