Robert Half Controller in Sacramento, California
You're a good fit for Robert Half's Controller position with a reputable Manufacturing company, if you have a knack for leading with high standards, positively motivating others, and making critical decisions and have experience taking charge of an accounting and clerical department. Candidates who can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff, will be preferred for this position. You might be a good fit for this position if you can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Creative team players with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing preferred. If it's time to advance your career, find out more about this opportunity and take the next steps toward a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. The Controller will be a permanent employment opportunity and will be located in the Sacramento, California region.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Shantel Poole directly via LinkedIn or call 916-649-0832.
What you get to do every day
Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed
Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual
Requirements - Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Prior work done in public accounting is desired
Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proficiency in CPA
Cost accounting experience
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