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Robert Half Controller in Dallas, Texas

Description There is a great opportunity for candidates who are driven by high expectations. There is a great opportunity for candidates who thrive in roles where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. If you're looking to take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department at a successful company, Robert Half is looking for a Controller. Based in the Dallas, Texas area, this opening for a Controller is a permanent position. Planning and directing all accounting operational functions, handling the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluating accounting and internal control systems, and leading departmental staff will be essential for this role. If you can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, and are a creative type who can lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo, you might be right for this position. The company provides exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.

What you get to do every day

  • Each month, present executive committee and partners with financial reports

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

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

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

  • Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations

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

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management

  • Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed Requirements

  • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

  • Experience in Retail and/or Consumer Goods Industry

  • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

  • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • CPA or MBA preferred

  • System Implementation experience

  • Deep understanding of Full Cycle Accounting

  • Inventory Accounting Experience

  • Shopify experience highly desired

  • Knowledge of Fixed Asset Inventory

  • Proven knowledge of e-commerce

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

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

  • Strong attention to detail

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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