Robert Half International Controller in Newberg, Oregon
Dawoud Kazimee with Robert Half is searching for a Controller for one of his reputable clients. The ideal candidate for this position thrives in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. Candidates who 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, will be preferred for this position. This position is for candidates who can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo.
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Inspect deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time
Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis
Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation
Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Please contact Dawoud Kazimee with Robert Half to review this position. Job Order: 03600-0011834511
5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Excellent attention to detail
Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired
Comprehensive knowledge of CPA Designation
Command of CPA
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
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