Robert Half Controller in SANFORD, North Carolina
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, contact Robert Half about becoming a Controller with a reputable company. You will succeed in this position if you 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. This position is for candidates who can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Consider this position if you are a a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. Are you looking for a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package? It might be time to advance your career in this position!
Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time
Check deliverables of self and team to certify they meet client expectations
Perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed
Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible
Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
-For immediate consideration please contact me directly at 919-787-8226.
Proficiency in financial statement preparation
Month end closings experience preferred
7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is a plus.
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are a plus.
Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Candidate must possess first-rate analytical, quantitative and social skills
Excellent attention to detail
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
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