Robert Half Corporation Jobs

Job Information

Robert Half International Controller in PORTLAND, Oregon

Description

This Controller position might be the job for you, if you're looking for work in a very dynamic and high profile area with significant visibility at executive management level. Are you looking for work as a Controller? There is a fantastic opportunity through Robert Half Management Resources to become part of our client's team, with broad business engagement & impact. Located in Portland, Oregon, this Controller position will be on a long-term temporary basis. If you're looking for work where you will 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, this Controller position could be right for you!

If you are interested in this project opportunity, please call Chris Giroux at 503-525-8853.

Responsibilities:

  • Become well-versed in key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners

  • Lead all processes of budgeting, forecasting, and reporting for all accountable programs

  • Obtain a thorough understanding of essential financial results and movements across programs, then summarize and discuss them with key business partners

  • Ensure timely cash flow forecasts in collaboration with the Treasury

  • Collaborate with various business partners for various program controllership and FP& A activities such as ensuring accrual models are accurate and accounting methods are appropriate, as well as true-up activities and answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers

  • Perpetual reviewing of actual spend against budget, as well as leading necessary actions needed for any expected shortfalls

  • Organize evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs in order to support SOX controls

  • Analyze and oversee controls to ensure they are effectively designed and operating in partnership with compliance

    Requirements

Skills:

  • Knowledge of fund accounting

  • Well-founded grasp of month end closings

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

  • Solid understanding of Nonprofit Organizations

  • Proven ability of delivering presentations to management and boards

  • Accomplished in office and accounting computer systems

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field

    • CPA and/or CMA preferred
  • Highly skilled at communication and negotiation with prior experience creating trusted advisor/consultant relationships and influencing Executives and Business Decision Makers

  • Ability to manage, lead change and build process improvements

  • Professional accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance

  • Proven ability to provide leadership across finance team by engaging with different groups around the world via virtual communication

  • Demonstrated ability to implement solutions, strong analytical and communication skills as well

  • Good understanding of ERP system is highly valued

Robert Half Management Resources matches senior-level financial consultants with remote or on-site jobs for interim and long-term opportunities in areas such as internal auditing, mergers and acquisitions, tax initiatives, and much more. Our 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 named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

© 2020 Robert Half Management Resources. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

DirectEmployers