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Robert Half Controller in Cedar City, Utah

Description You could become a Controller with a reputable company working with Robert Half, if 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. This role's duties will require planning and directing all accounting operational functions, handling the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluating accounting and internal control systems, and leading departmental staff. The ideal candidate for this position can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Candidates who are creative team players with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing will be preferred for this position. You might be in a good place to advance your career with this opportunity's very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. This permanent position is for a Controller who will work in the Cedar City, Utah region.

Major responsibilities

  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

  • Flexible in completing tasks beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation

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

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

  • Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required

  • Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual

  • Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management

  • Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations

  • Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll Requirements - 3+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

  • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred

  • Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes

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

  • Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Knowledge of financial reporting

  • Comprehensive knowledge of month end closings

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Full Cycle Payroll experience

  • Proven knowledge of general ledger

  • Deep understanding of GAAP Accounting

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

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