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Robert Half International Controller in Olive Branch, Mississippi

Description

You're a good fit for Robert Half Finance's Controller position with a reputable manufacturing 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. 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. You might be a good fit for this position if you can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. The ideal candidate for this position is a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. Consider this position if you're looking to advance your career with a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. This full-time position is for a Controller who will work in the Olive Branch, Mississippi region.

Major responsibilities

  • Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required

  • Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals

  • Review and revise deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations

  • Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

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

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

  • Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual

  • Able to perform additional tasks beyond formal job duties

  • Each month, present executive committee and partners with financial reports

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

  • Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

Requirements

  • High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Perform Month-end experience preferred

  • Command of Month-end Journal Entries

  • Solid understanding of Month-end Close Activities

  • Experience with Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Deep understanding of Month-end Financial

  • Adeptness in Accounts Receivable (AR)

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

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

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

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

  • Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • CPA/MBA preferred

  • Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

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Salary: $75,000.00 - $85,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Olive Branch, MS

Date Posted: February 8, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 03900-0011693219

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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