Robert Half International Assistant Controller in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa
Robert Half Finance & Accounting is looking for an achievement-oriented Assistant Controller to join a well-respected Automotive company. As the Assistant Controller, you will assist in supervising the accounting staff and will work closely with the CFO. We encourage you to apply to this rewarding Assistant Controller opportunity if you are a high-level self-starter with a track record of successfully identifying issues and taking initiative to resolve problems. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Council Bluffs, Iowa area.
Your responsibilities in this role
Construct relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like actual spend against budgets/outlook, the monthly flash report, and key financial metrics
Assist with the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Well-developed preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Pinpoint and develop process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Promote accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Facilitate the accounting team during the closing process to see to it that deadlines are met
Backfill for CFO as needed
Maintain implementation and insure adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Organize multiple procedures, policies, and technical accounting analyses
Dissect and generate Ad Hoc financial reports
Additional duties as assigned
Secure regular account reconciliation to completion
Contribute to ensure a competent, trained staff through development, goal setting, and regular assessment
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
CPA or MBA designation a big plus
5+ years of accounting & finance experience highly preferred
Experience working with teams and directly or indirectly overseeing individuals
Ability to communicate with all levels of employees, from Executive level to Staff level
Experience working within ERP systems and overall technology systems ability
Able to perform Accounting, Finance, Analysis, and other high-level functions on an operational level
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
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