Robert Half Assistant Controller in Columbia, South Carolina
Our client is seeking a motivated accounting/finance professional ready to take on their next challenge. The Assistant Controller will work closely with the CFO and other senior leaders to ensure accurate reporting of financial information for the company, will analyze and report on operations KPIs, will oversee 2 clerical accounting team members, will prepare journal entries, maintain the GL, and prepare financial statements. The Assistant Controller will also assist the CFO in develop formal budgeting and forecasting functions for the company. This is an exciting opportunity to truly make your mark, to work in a high-growth organization that still has a family-feeling culture. Client is interviewing this week so apply NOW if you are interested.
Requirements - Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills
Notable accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
- Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds
Complete knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
CPA an added bonus
General familiarity with Microsoft Excel
Solid understanding of financial analysis
Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Ad Hoc Financial Analysis experience required
Adeptness in Excel Formulas
Deep understanding of financial reporting
Foundational knowledge in Hyperion Financial Reporting
Month end closings experience highly desired
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
Deep technical background in public accounting (GAAP)
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