Robert Half International Controller in Houston, Texas
Driven by high expectations? Check out this job! You might be a good fit for this position if you thrive in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. You could take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department at a successful company, through Robert Half Finance's new Controller opportunity. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Houston, Texas area. 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 will be essential for this role. To succeed in this role, you will need to effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. Exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth are offered by this position.
Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Complete tasks beyond formal job responsibilities
Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash
Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual
Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Ensure deliverables of self and team meet client expectations
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation
Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Vow to meet business deadlines
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Demonstrated knowledge of bank relations
Solid understanding of Process Improvement Projects
Ad Hoc Reporting experience
Forecasting experience highly preferred
General familiarity with budget forecasting
Strong familiarity with GAAP Accounting
Expertise in construction project accounting
Practical knowledge of cash forecasting
Experience with Annual Financial Reporting
Adeptness in financial reporting
10+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
For confidential consideration of this outstanding opportunity, contact your most recent contact at Robert Half. If you don't have a contact, send your resume to me - Larry Amacker - via email at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.
From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.
Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go!
Contact your local office at 888.490.5461 or visit www.roberthalf.com/jobs/finance to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.
All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.
© 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.
Salary: $110,000.00 - $125,000.00 / Yearly
Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: October 6, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 04040-0011578070
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance