Robert Half Controller in Morristown, New Jersey
International holding company with diversified manufacturing businesses seeks a Controller to spearhead their reporting function. The Controller role will manage 3 staff and be responsible for coordinating with business units and working with business managers to review expenses and revenue variances, understand any intercompany transactions as well as report to VP of Finance on any anomalies. Responsible for liaising with their outside auditors, preparing their Sales & Use tax and providing explanations as to business performance at the Monthly Business Review meeting with other senior management members. Candidates for this role should have 15+ years of accounting experience, a degree in accounting and knowledge of inventory, understanding of ERP systems and a wide breadth of general accounting and reporting experience.
Requirements - Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Solid understanding of Consolidated Financial Statements
Demonstrated ability to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required
Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to meet deadlines
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