Robert Half International Assistant Controller in Pleasanton, California
Jim Park is searching for an Assistant Controller in the Bay Area.
This is the Assistant Controller position for you if you are a self-starter with a history of successfully identifying issues and resolving problems. The Assistant Controller role will report to the Controller and supervise accounting staff. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Pleasanton, California area. A prestigious company in the Construction/Contractor industry is working with Robert Half Finance & Accounting for an amazing opportunity. Apply now!
What you get to do every day
Help ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, goal setting and development
Maintain implementation and insure adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Prepare a variety of technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures
Inspect and make Ad Hoc financial reports
Construct relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like actual spend against budgets/outlook, the monthly flash report, and key financial metrics
Urge accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Enhanced preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Other duties as assigned
Backfill for Controller when necessary
Aid the accounting team during the closing process to guarantee deadlines are met
Support the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Pinpoint and develop process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Provide regular account reconciliation to completion
BS degree in finance, accounting, or related major. CPA or working towards a CPA preferred.
5+ years of GL/Job Cost Accounting & Financial Analysis experience.
Strong understanding and experience with Budgeting and Forecasting
Supervisory experience required.
Must have advanced MS Excel skills.
Good understanding of GAAP and financial reporting.
Lawson and Cognos systems experience a plus.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Salary: $110,000.00 - $115,000.00 / Yearly
Location: Pleasanton, CA
Date Posted: February 4, 2021
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 04692-0011695530
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance