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Robert Half Controller in Clearwater, Minnesota

Description Driven by high expectations? Check out this job! Candidates who thrive in roles where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued will be preferred for this position. If you're looking to take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department at a successful company, Robert Half is looking for a Controller. The Controller will be a permanent employment opportunity and will be located in the Clearwater, Minnesota region. If you can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff, you might be right for this position. The ideal candidate for this position can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. This is a good role for anyone seeking exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.

How you will make an impact

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

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

  • Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed

  • Comfortable handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties

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

  • Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals

  • Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis

  • Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners

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

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

  • Excellent attention to detail

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

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

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