Robert Half Controller in Port Washington, Wisconsin
Robert Half is looking for Controller candidates who are looking for work where they will have broad business engagement and impact. If you can manage the process to ensure that models are correct and are fully accrued each month, verify and hold the operations team accountable to ensure end to end incentive processing, payments, accounting and related financial controls are operating effectively, you might be a good fit for this position. Located in Port Washington, Wisconsin, this Controller position will be a long-term contract / temporary opportunity. Candidates who want to work in a very dynamic and high profile area with significant visibility at executive management level will be excited about this fantastic opportunity.
Lead budgeting, forecasting, and reporting processes and tools for the accountable programs
Recognize key financial results and movements across programs, then summarize and discuss them with key business partners
Reach understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners
Continuous reviewing of actual spend against budget, as well as directing actions needed for any expected shortfalls
Analyze and oversee controls to ensure they are effectively designed and operating in partnership with compliance
Engage with various business partners for various program controllership and FP& A activities such as ensuring accuracy of accrual models, appropriate accounting and true-up activities and answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers
Qualified in office and accounting computer systems
Monthly Account Reconciliation experience
Previous experience working with Accounts Receivable (AR) & Accounts Payable (AP)
Demonstrated knowledge of Monthly Balance Sheet Reconciliation
Background working with Monthly Financial Reporting
Month-end Journal Entries experience
Excellent communication and negotiation skills with experience in establishing trusted advisor/consultant relationships and proven ability to influence Executives and Business Decision Makers
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field
- CPA and/or CMA preferred
Implement and improve changes in procedures immediately
ERP system knowledge required
Proven analytical skills with ability to implement solutions and vendor management experience with good organizational skills
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