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Robert Half Regional Controller in Charlotte, North Carolina

Description Robert Half is looking for an ambitious Controller to join a well-respected services company. This leadership role oversees an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, 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. Working with this company, you will receive competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package, as well as strong career growth. We are searching for an individual who can motivate others with a positive professional attitude; displays integrity, reliability and leadership; and can offer outstanding client services by managing self and other with urgency, practicality and accountability. You will also make key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As part of the leadership team, you will be expected to lead the production of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, to challenge the status quo, and to encourage creativity throughout your area of responsibility. The permanent Controller position is situated in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.

Major responsibilities

  • Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals

  • Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection

  • Analyze deliverables of self and team to confirm they meet client expectations

  • Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

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

  • Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation

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

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

  • Comfortable handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties Requirements - 10+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

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

  • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail

  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • CPA/MBA preferred

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

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • QuickBooks Enterprise experience preferred

  • Proven knowledge of Income Franchise

  • International Tax Compliance experience

  • International accounting experience

  • Deep understanding of International Tax Compliance

  • Financial reporting experience highly desired

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