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Robert Half International Fund Controller in DALLAS, Texas

Description

Utilize your skills in the Investment Advisory industry as a Controller for a renowned company for a position available through Robert Half Finance. In this leadership role, you will manage an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, you will plan and direct all accounting operational functions, manage the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for internal and external financial statements, assess accounting and internal control systems, and guide departmental staff. This company offers a very competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package along with strong career growth. We want to hear from you if you can motivate others with your positive detail oriented attitude; are honest, reliable and a leader; and can provide outstanding client services by managing self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability. Additionally, you will handle key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As a leader, you will encourage innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and support creativity in your area of responsibility. Based in the Dallas, Texas area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position.

What you get to do every single day

  • Occasionally perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Complete month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, reconcile accounts, and handle G/L analysis

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

  • Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll

  • Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month

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

  • Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time

  • Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation

  • Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash

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

Requirements

  • Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued

  • Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • CPA/MBA preferred

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

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Salary: N/A

Location: DALLAS, TX

Date Posted: Fri, 14 Jun 2019

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 04380-0011031292

Staffing Area: Finance

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