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Robert Half Assistant Controller in Hackensack, New Jersey


We encourage you to apply to this rewarding Assistant Controller opportunity if you are a self-starter with a track record of successfully identifying issues and taking initiative to resolve problems. One of the Assistant Controller's tasks include supervising the accounting staff and reporting updates to the CFO. This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Hackensack, New Jersey area. Become an integral part of the team by joining this fast-paced company by applying through Robert Half.

Key responsibilities

Support most aspects of accounting management including A/R, A/P, Cost Accounting & Inventory Accounting.

Assist in the formulation of internal controls and policies to comply with best practices.

Assist in the preparation of monthly financial statements and management information reports which include charts, graphs and commentary for three related companies based in the corporate office.

Prepare/reconcile warehouse inventories to the G/L across several 3rd Party Logistic providers.

Prepare/analyze inventory costs and report on product/customer profitability

Prepare/manage journal entries and reconcile/analyze accounts for the monthly & year-end closing.

Prepare monthly bank collateral reports required by credit facilities.

Prepare for the annual financial & bank audits and assist auditors conducting fieldwork.

Review the company’s accounting information to identify and resolve inaccuracies or imbalances.

Be involved in system automations across the functions and participate in new system implementations as it relates to recording/reporting financial data

Provide guidance/oversight to the accounting team (payable/receivable functions)

Oversight of the treasury function and authorization/release of wires/ach payments

Review/approval of supplier/expense payables workflow

Become expert in Microsoft Navision computer system and use it to facilitate processes and maintain records.


Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

Accurate knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

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

5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

Ability to multitask and attention to detail are critical

Strong technical background in public accounting (GAAP)

Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired

Comprehensive knowledge of Navision

Foundational knowledge in inventory controls

Inventory Reconciliation experience

Cost accounting experience required

Inventory analysis experience

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