Robert Half International Controller in Lorton, Virginia
Description Achieve positive client impacts through broad business engagement as a Controller at Robert Half Management Resources. This is a very innovative and fast-paced area with significant visibility at executive management level. In this Controller role, your responsibilities will include process management to ensure models are correct and fully accrued each month, as well as the verifying and holding operations team accountable that end to end incentive processing, payments, accounting, and related financial controls are operating effectively. Located in Lorton, Virginia, this Controller position will be on a short-term temporary basis.
How you will make an impact
Engage with various business partners for various program controllership and FP& A activities like maintaining accuracy of accrual models, appropriate accounting, and participating in true-up activities. Also answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers
Analyze and observe controls to ensure they are effectively designed and operating in partnership with compliance
Ensure timely cash flow forecasts by collaboration with the Treasury
Acquire a thorough understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners
Supervise reporting, forecasting, and budgeting processes and tools for the accountable programs
Organize evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs in order to support SOX controls
Become well-versed in key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners
Ongoing review of actual spend against budget and direct necessary actions needed for any expected shortfalls Requirements
Exquisite understanding in office and accounting computer systems
Knowledge of ERP system preferred
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field
Skills to assess process and internal control weaknesses and identify improvements
Consolidated Financial Statements experience
Comprehensive knowledge of Balance Sheet Reconciliations
Knowledge of bank reconciliations
Proven knowledge of month end closings
US GAAP experience preferred
Professional accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance
Proven communication and negotiation skills, ability to establish trusted advisor/consultant relationships, and capability to influence Executives and Business Decision Makers
Robert Half Management Resources matches senior-level financial consultants with remote or on-site jobs for interim and long-term opportunities in areas such as internal auditing, mergers and acquisitions, tax initiatives, and much more. Our 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.
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