Robert Half International Controller in DALLAS, Texas
A current opening through Robert Half Finance, seeks an ambitious, determined Controller to join the team at a prominent services company. This leadership role oversees an accounting and clerical department. The Controller plans and directs all accounting operational functions, manages the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, analyzes accounting and internal control systems, and guides departmental staff. Working with this company, you will receive competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package, as well as strong career growth. We are searching for an individual who can motivate others with a positive professional attitude; displays integrity, reliability and leadership; and can offer outstanding client services by managing self and other with urgency, practicality and accountability. Additionally, you will handle key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. Being part of the leadership team, you will advance the production of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and encourage creativity in your team. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Dallas, Texas area.
Your responsibilities in this role
Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation
Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Meet client expectations by reviewing deliverables of self and team to make sure they meet client satisfaction
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Comfortable in taking on tasks beyond formal job responsibilities
Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time
Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Sage Intacct experience desired
Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
3+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
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Location: DALLAS, TX
Date Posted: October 14, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 04380-0011503625
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance