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Robert Half Assistant Controller in Swampscott, Massachusetts

Description Don't miss out on the thrilling opportunity Robert Half has available to become an Assistant Controller and part of the Real Estate Property/Facilities Mgt industry! If you are a self-starter with a passion for analytics and strong technical skills, then you may prosper in this Assistant Controller position. This Assistant Controller position is a short-term contract / temporary employment opportunity and is based in Swampscott, Massachusetts.


  • Prepare external monthly and quarterly reporting packages to be supplied to Board meeting decks

  • Conduct treasury functions to ensure vendors are paid in a timely manner and cash forecasts are accurate

Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to participating in system improvements, impromptu analyses, and special projects as assigned

  • Assist in the development of the accounting team, including staffing, performance management, and training

  • Maintain accounting and reporting policies

  • Support the Company with technical accounting GAAP mentorship and external reporting

  • Prepare and manage account reconciliations/analyses for balance sheet and income statement accounts

  • Supervise financial executive package and control book on a monthly basis to include budget to actual comparisons by department

Finish month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closes, as well as financial statements

  • Guide and manage external financial audits Requirements - Ability to multitask, collaborate and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds in a fast-paced environment

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Forward thinking mentality, ability to anticipate needs and pre-plan work

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting

  • Strong technical background in public accounting (GAAP)

  • Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Accounting Software Systems experience

  • Practical knowledge of cash flow statements

  • Proven knowledge of Cash Balance

  • Supervising experience

  • Skills in Annual Operating Budget

  • Previous experience working with Annual Budget

  • Well-founded grasp of Cash Flow Analysis

  • Wide ranging experience with cash management

  • Comprehension of budget management

  • Accounting Systems experience required

  • Earlier work involving Cash Movements

  • General familiarity with cash flow management

  • Hands-on experience with budget forecasting

  • Quality experience with cash forecasting

  • Proficiency in Accrual Accounting

  • Corporate Real Estate experience

  • Good understanding of cash reconciliations

  • Experience with Budget Processes

  • Past industry experience

  • Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Sound written and verbal communication skills

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Relevant industry experience (preferred)

  • High degree of proficiency in Microsoft Excel

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