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Robert Half Controller in CHICAGO, Illinois


To apply for this Controller role, email your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m). In the subject line, type "Controller role"


  • Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.

  • Oversees and manages federal, state, city, local, and private grant compliance

  • Protects assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.

  • Monitors and confirms financial condition by conducting audits; providing information to external auditors.

  • Maximizes return, and limits risk, on cash by minimizing bank balances; making investments.

  • Support an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year-end close

  • Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly financial information

  • Prepares budgets by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data; recommending plans.

  • Achieves budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.

  • Provides status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data.

  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing financial reports; advising management on needed actions.

  • Completes operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.

  • Ensure the accurate and timely processing of payroll and payroll updates

  • Maintains financial staff results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning and monitoring job results.

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.



  • Managing Processes

  • Financial Software (QuickBooks and Financial Edge preferred but not required - training will be provided)

  • Payroll Software

  • Developing Standards

  • Accounting

  • Tracking Budget Expenses

  • Financial Skills, Analyzing Information

  • Grant Management

  • Developing Budget

  • Performance Management

  • Microsoft

  • CPA not required but preferred.

To apply for this Controller role, email your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m). In the subject line, type "Controller role"

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