Robert Half International Controller in Hoboken, New Jersey
This reputable Healthcare company is seeking a Controller through Robert Half Finance who has 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. You will succeed in this position if you can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff. 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, will be preferred for this position. If you're a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing, this might be the job for you. 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 position is a full-time opportunity in the Hoboken, New Jersey region.
How you will make an impact
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly
Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual
Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations
Comfortable handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation
Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired
CPA or MBA preferred
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Healthcare / Hospital experience
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
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
Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired
Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills
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When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
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