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Robert Half Controller in PORTLAND, Oregon

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Dawoud Kazimee with Robert Half Finance has an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Controller to join a well-respected company. As the Controller, you will plan and direct all accounting operational functions, manage the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for internal and external financial statements, assess accounting and internal control systems, and guide departmental staff. We are looking for someone who motivates others through a positive professional attitude; exhibits integrity, reliability and leadership; and is able to provide exceptional client services by managing self and others with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability. In addition, your responsibilities will include key decision making and challenging, negotiating and influencing the team. You will join the leadership team in supporting the generation of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenging the status quo, and fostering creativity in your department.

Responsibilities:

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

  • Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month

  • Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required

  • Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash

  • Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible

  • Meet client expectations by reviewing deliverables of self and team to make sure they meet client satisfaction

  • Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection

  • Capable of handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties

  • Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

Please contact Dawoud Kazimee with Robert Half to review this position. Job Order: 03600-0011801267

Requirements

  • CPA/MBA preferred

  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Sound written and verbal communication skills

  • Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

  • Proven knowledge of Costpoint (Deltek)

  • Federal Grant experience

  • Federal Funds experience

  • Experience with Deltek Costpoint

  • Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) experience

  • Command of Federal Funding

  • Well-founded grasp of Deltek Costpoint

  • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

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

  • Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

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