Robert Half Controller in Mooresville, North Carolina
Description Contact Robert Half about this reputable company's Controller opportunity, if you have 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. Candidate must lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. We want to hear from you if you are a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. If it's time to advance your career, find out more about this opportunity and take the next steps toward a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. Based in the Mooresville, North Carolina area, this opening for a Controller is a permanent position.
Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly
Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required
Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure that firm-wide operation is efficient and effective
Each month, present executive committee and partners with financial reports Requirements - Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Expertise in Microsoft Excel
Experience with financial reporting
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Sage 300 experience
Construction Loans experience
Adeptness in cash forecasting
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
3+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.