Robert Half Controller in NEW YORK, New York
You're a good fit for Robert Half's Controller position with a reputable Legal company, 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 might be a good fit for 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. Consider this position if you're looking to advance your career with a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package.
Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports
Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis
Inspect deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required
Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation
If interested in the role send resume to Ben Turnbull at Robert Half with subject line "Controller".
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, or Economics
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
High attention to detail
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
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