Robert Half Assistant Controller in Plymouth, Minnesota
Description Robert Half has an open position for an ambitious Assistant Controller to join a prestigious company. You will keep the Controller up to date on the accounting staff as the Assistant Controller. Candidates who possess a proven ability to identify issues and resolve problems, might be interested to apply their talents to this challenging Assistant Controller position. Submit your application today! This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Plymouth, Minnesota area.
What you get to do every day
Advanced preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Mark and expand process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Maintain implementation and insure adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Set up various technical accounting analyses, procedures, and policies
Secure regular account reconciliation to completion
Support the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Backfill for Controller as provided
Facilitate to ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, development, and goal setting
Create accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Additional duties as assigned
Construct relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like actual spend against budgets/outlook, the monthly flash report, and key financial metrics
Help lead the accounting team during the closing process to ensure deadlines are met
Consider and form Ad Hoc financial reports Requirements - Considerable accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Construction Accounting experience
Command of Annual External Audit
Deep understanding of month end closings
5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
- Deep knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
Strong technical background in public accounting (GAAP)
Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
CPA certification a plus
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