Robert Half Controller in Rocklin, California
Robert Half (Amanda Warren) is looking for an ambitious, eager Controller to join the team at an well-respected services company. In this leadership position, you will direct an accounting and clerical department. 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. This company offers very competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and excellent career growth. We are seeking someone who will motivate others by maintaining a positive professional attitude; is honest, reliable and a leader; and will offer remarkable client services, 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. Based in the Sacramento, California area, this opening for a Controller is a permanent position.
What you get to do every day
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure that firm-wide operation is efficient and effective
Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual
Review and revise deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports
Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash
Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation
Occasionally perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities
7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
High attention to detail
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus
Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired
Ability to complete multiple tasks and projects within deadlines
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
NetSuite experience desired
CPA or MBA preferred
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
If you possess the above experience and are looking for a challenging role in a fast growing company, email your resume to Amanda Warren through LinkedIn today!!
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