Robert Half International Controller in COLUMBIA, Maryland
Jim Meade at Robert Half is helping a renowned services company find an ambitious candidate to fill the role of Controller. This company is a rapidly growing government contractor with an opportunity to be a much larger in the very near term. They are actively searching for a Controller to help build out an accounting group from the ground up including setting up Deltek Costpoint. Based in the Columbia, Maryland area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position. If this sounds like the challenge you have been looking for please email your resume immediately to Jim Meade at Robert Half or apply directly.
What you get to do every single day
Each month, present executive team with financial reports
Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly
Able to perform additional tasks beyond formal job duties
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Ability to work well in matrix organization
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Ability to meet deadlines
CPA or MBA preferred
Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Adeptness in DFARS
Costpoint (Deltek) experience
Foundational knowledge in Prepare Financial Statements
Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) experience
Government contracts experience required
Proficiency in DCAA
Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required
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Salary: $100,000.00 - $150,000.00 / Yearly
Location: COLUMBIA, MD
Date Posted: August 29, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 02000-0011545349
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance