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Robert Half International Controller in Hoboken, New Jersey


We're looking for people who are driven by high expectations. You're a likely candidate for this job if you have a foundation in Big4, CPA and come out of a Technology or SaaS company. Robert Half Finance seeks a Controller to become a part of a successful company and take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department. The Controller position is a full-time opportunity in the Hoboken, New Jersey region. 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. If you can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, and are a creative type who can lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo, you might be right for this position. In this position, you will receive exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.

Major responsibilities

  • Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners

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

  • Flexible in completing tasks beyond formal job responsibilities

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

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

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

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

  • Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques

  • Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required

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


-Big 4 experience

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

  • High growth technology or SaaS company

  • CPA/MBA preferred

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

  • Prior work done in public accounting is desired

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

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

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

  • Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • US GAAP experience

  • Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

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.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

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