Robert Half International Controller in SANTA FE, New Mexico
You're a good fit for Robert Half Finance's Controller position with a reputable 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. This role's duties will require planning and directing all accounting operational functions, handling the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluating accounting and internal control systems, and leading departmental staff. To succeed in this role, you will need to lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. We are seeking creative team players with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing for this role. This opportunity will provide you with a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. If it's time to advance your career, consider this position. Based in the Santa Fe, New Mexico area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position.
Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible
Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques
Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation
Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports
Comfortable handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties
Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Complete month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, reconcile accounts, and handle G/L analysis
Review deliverables of self and team to align with client expectations
Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management
Requirements - Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
CPA or MBA preferred
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
10+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
GAAP Accounting experience desired
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
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