Robert Half Assistant Controller in MORGANTOWN, Pennsylvania
Morgantown area employer is seeking an Assistant Controller to join their team. This assistant controller will be best suited for candidates who consider themselves a self-starter. The Assistant Controller role will report to the Controller and supervise accounting staff. This position will oversee accounting functions, ensure compliance with internal and external reporting guidelines, annual budget process including standards development, develop budgets and forecasts for short and long term planning, and provide analysis to support corporate decision making.
KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversee accounting functions, including but not limited to intercompany accounting, Sales & Use Tax, financial reporting, financial and bank audits, fixed assets, capital spending, Accounts Payables, and Accounts Receivables
Ensure compliance with internal and external reporting guidelines
Prepare and review functional budgets and direct the annual budgeting process
Develop forecasts and budgets for short and long term planning
Provide analysis to support corporate decision-making
Bank reconciliation and wire approvals
Consolidations between Canada and US operations
Respond to parent company inquiries and reporting and audit requests as priority
Direct the efforts of all accounting employees
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required with MBA preferred
CPA certification required and CMA certification desirable
10 plus years in accounting including expertise in Canada and US operations with at least 5 years in a management role
High level of proficiency using PC spreadsheets and advanced knowledge of MS Excel
JDE EnterpriseOne experience
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