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Robert Half International Controller in NORTH CANTON, Ohio


You're a likely candidate for this job if you are driven by high expectations. This position is ideal for someone who thrives in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a Controller to take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department. Based in the North Canton, Ohio area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position. The ideal candidate for this position 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. Candidates who know how to effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services will do well in this role along with creative types who can lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. You're a good fit for this position if you want exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.

What you get to do every day

  • Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis

  • Able to perform additional tasks beyond formal job duties

  • Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required

  • Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques

  • Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management

  • Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month

  • Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation

  • Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis

  • Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectation

For more information, please reach out to Katherine Smith


  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

  • Well-founded grasp of account reconciliation

  • General familiarity with Balance Sheet Reconciliation

  • Practical knowledge of Balance Sheets

  • Journal entries experience

  • Strong familiarity with auditing

  • Solid understanding of general ledger

  • Financial auditing experience preferred

  • Proven knowledge of bank reconciliations

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Prior work done in public accounting is desired

  • Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

  • Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred

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Salary: $120,000.00 - $140,000.00 / Yearly


Date Posted: February 22, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 03300-0011713350

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance