Robert Half International Assistant Controller in Dallas, Texas
Description Robert Half Finance & Accounting has partnered with a Real Estate & Property company that is seeking a results-oriented Assistant Controller. As the Assistant Controller, you will oversee the day to day of the accounting staff and send reports to the Controller. We have an excellent opportunity for a Assistant Controller position. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter with a track record of identifying problems and delivering solutions. Don't wait - submit an application today! This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Dallas, Texas area.
What you get to do every day
Detect and prepare process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Assist with the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Come up with relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like key financial metrics, the monthly flash report, and actual spend against budgets/outlook
Manage the accounting team during the closing process to make sure deadlines are met
Progressive preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Backfill for Controller where appropriate
Arrange numerous policies, procedures, and technical accounting analyses
Examine and build Ad Hoc financial reports
Supplementary duties as assigned
Support accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Aid implementation and guarantee adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Make sure regular account reconciliation to completion
Assist to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, development, and regular assessment Requirements - Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and IIA standards
Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
Certified Public Accounting license or exams in progress
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
- Profound knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
Excellent oral and written communications skills
- Crucial accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
Microsoft Excel experience desired
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.
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