Robert Half International Controller in CANASTOTA, New York
Chris Preble from the Syracuse, NY Robert Half Finance & Accounting office has been engaged to find the next Controller for a Canastota, NY for profit organization. The goal for this role is to progress into a CFO position in the near future.
There really is good work life balance here and good benefits. As the Controller and member of the leadership team, you will plan and direct all accounting operational functions, manage the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for internal and external financial statements, assess accounting and internal control systems, and guide departmental staff. We are looking for someone who motivates others through a positive professional attitude; exhibits integrity, reliability and leadership; and is able to provide exceptional client services by managing self and others with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability.
Here's what's a must have: Bachelors degree.
Preferred is someone that started out in public accounting.
What you get to do in this role
Monthly financial reports
Review and revise deliverables to ensure that they meet expectations
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis
Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Research, plan and implement initiatives
Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection
Work closely with executive team to facilitate efficient and effective company wide operation
Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Ad hoc strategic projects
Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA (or in progress) are an asset
The Controller candidate can be someone coming right out of public accounting or someone who has been in a progressive position that hasn't ever been in public accounting
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
For confidential consideration, please send me your resume today! Depending on which website you are reading this posting on, you can apply or email Christopher Preble directly using the format "firstname.last name" "at symbol" roberthalf (and end it with a .com)
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