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Robert Half International Assistant Controller in Santa Monica, California


Mike Cox of Robert Half, Finance & Accounting is delighted to be partnered with a High Growth media company in their recruitment of an Assistant Controller.

This Assistant Controller role reports to the Controller and manages the accounting staff. This full-time employment opportunity which is currently remote. A hybrid schedule is a potential for the future in LA. Work with an emerging company by applying to this opportunity through Robert Half Finance & Accounting.

How you will make an impact

  • Create accountability and the meeting of deliverables

  • Backfill for Controller as appropriate

  • Specify and generate process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

  • Forward-thinking preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

  • Assist implementation and assure adherence to accounting policies and procedures

  • Facilitate to ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, development, and goal setting

  • Guide the accounting team during the closing process to arrange that deadlines are met

  • Make relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like actual spend against budgets/outlook, the monthly flash report, and key financial metrics

  • Inspect and make Ad Hoc financial reports

  • Arrange numerous policies, procedures, and technical accounting analyses

  • Accommodate the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting


  • Solid understanding of Big 4 Accounting Firm

  • CPA experience required

    • Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work
  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting ideal

    • Accurate knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
  • Excellent verbal, written, and social skills

  • Annual External Audit experience

  • Deep technical background in public accounting (GAAP)

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