Robert Half International Assistant Controller in STAMFORD, Connecticut
Description We are seeking a self-starter with a demonstrated history of identifying issues and problem solving for this exciting Assistant Controller role. The Assistant Controller role will report to the Controller and supervise accounting staff. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Stamford, Connecticut area. Apply with Robert Half Finance & Accounting today to join a well-respected Investment Management/Companies company.
Your responsibilities in this role
Advocate implementation and make certain adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Facilitate to ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, development, and goal setting
Incite accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Come up with relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like key financial metrics, the monthly flash report, and actual spend against budgets/outlook
Assist with the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Specify and generate process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Direct the accounting team during the closing process to secure deadlines are met
Sort out and construct Ad Hoc financial reports
Other duties as requested
Prepare a variety of technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures
Enhanced preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Backfill for Controller where appropriate
Administer regular account reconciliation to completion Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
Certified Public Accounting license or exams in progress
Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work
Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.