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Robert Half Controller in EVANSVILLE, Indiana

Description You're a good fit for Robert Half's Controller position with a reputable company, if you have a knack for leading with high standards, positively motivating others, and making critical decisions and have experience taking charge of an accounting and clerical department. In this role, you will be 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. This position is for candidates who can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Candidates who are creative team players with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing will be preferred for this position. If it's time to advance your career, find out more about this opportunity and take the next steps toward a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. The permanent Controller position is situated in the Evansville, Indiana area.

What you get to do every day

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

  • Ensure deliverables of self and team meet client expectations

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

  • Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management

  • Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation

  • Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

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

  • Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts Requirements - Great attention to detail

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

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

  • Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

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

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

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

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

  • Solid understanding of US GAAP

  • Corporate Treasury experience highly desired

  • Knowledge of financial reporting

  • Proficiency in Consolidated Financial Statements

  • Foundational knowledge in month end closings

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

  • CPA or MBA preferred

  • Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well

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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