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Robert Half Controller in GREENSBORO, North Carolina


Do you want to be a Controller with a reputable company? Contact Robert Half 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. The ideal candidate for this position can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Creative team players with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing preferred. Are you looking for a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package? It might be time to advance your career in this position! The Controller will be a permanent employment opportunity and will be located in the Greensboro, North Carolina region.

Key responsibilities

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

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

  • Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis

  • Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation

  • Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual

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

  • Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed

  • Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners

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

  • Ensure client satisfaction by reviewing deliverables of self and team

    Requirements - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

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

  • Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Excel Formulas experience preferred

  • Proven knowledge of Microsoft Great Plains Accounting

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Controllership

  • Strong familiarity with account analysis

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

  • CPA experience preferred

  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • CPA/MBA preferred

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired

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

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

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