Robert Half International Controller in NORTH WALES, Pennsylvania
Robert Half Finance is searching for a efficient Controller to join a reputable Retail - Clothes & Access company. In this leadership position, you will direct an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, you will be planning and directing all accounting operational functions, handling the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluating accounting and internal control systems, and leading departmental staff. This company provides competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and strong opportunity for career growth. We are searching for an individual who can motivate others with a positive professional attitude; displays integrity, reliability and leadership; and can offer outstanding client services by managing self and other with urgency, practicality and accountability. Additionally, you will handle key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As a leader, you will encourage innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and support creativity in your area of responsibility. The full-time Controller position is situated in the North Wales, Pennsylvania area.
What you get to do every single day
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
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
Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis
Ensure deliverables of self and team meet client expectations
Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Expertise in Microsoft Excel
Solid understanding of Korean Language
Strong familiarity with Annual Inventory
Please reach out to Jared Scholl if you are interested in this Controller role - 484.254.9040 and reference JO#03710-0011515229.
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Location: NORTH WALES, PA
Date Posted: August 31, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 03710-0011515229
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance