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Robert Half Assistant Controller in CHICAGO, Illinois


Exciting opportunity open at a rapidly growing firm located Downtown Chicago!!

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

If you're a detail-oriented Assistant Control, Robert Half might have an opportunity for you with one of their clients. One of the Assistant Controller's tasks include supervising the accounting staff and reporting updates to the Controller. An Assistant Controller position has opened up with one of our clients. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with a demonstrated history of resolving problems after identifying issues. Qualified candidates should apply as soon as possible! This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Chicago, Illinois area.

What you get to do every single day

  • Administer regular account reconciliation to completion

  • Formulate relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like actual spend against budgets/outlook, key financial metrics, and the monthly flash report

  • Well-developed preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

  • Approve implementation and verify adherence to accounting policies and procedures

  • Consider and form Ad Hoc financial reports

  • Additional duties as assigned

  • Foster accountability and the meeting of deliverables

  • Detect and prepare process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

  • Provide assistance to the accounting team during the closing process to make certain deadlines are met

  • Uphold to ensure a competent, trained staff through development, regular assessment, and goal setting

  • Accommodate the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting

  • Gather a number of technical accounting analyses, procedures, and policies

  • Backfill for Controller as provided



  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

  • Understanding GAAP and firm accounting policies and procedure

  • Deep knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

  • Considerable accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

  • Ability to multitask effectively

  • Strong analytical capabilities and discernment

  • CPA an added bonus

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

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