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Robert Half Controller in Syracuse, New York


Chris Preble from the Syracuse Robert Half office has been engaged by a Syracuse company to find their next Controller. This role reports into the CFO and has staff management of 2 individuals. The employer is looking for someone who can handle change and assist with process improvement. They are looking for a person that has the ability to come to the table with ideas.

Duties of the role include

  • Helps develop and plan department objectives with CFO, COO and staff including short- and long-range accounting programs in budgeting, profit analysis, accounting systems, reporting, and internal auditing.

Direct financial accounting functions to ensure timely and accurate reporting of financial information. Develops and implements policies and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies.

Works with CFO to develop and approve financial statements, including balance sheets, profit/loss statements, and analysis of variances in accounts, ratios, and income/expense.

Involved in the preparation of statistical information and reports for management, government, and other agencies.

Prepare financial statements; prepare intercompany analysis and allocations. Coordinate the compilation of data for month end processing and reporting to be completed

Working with others, update and maintain various productivity and management financial reports. Prepare summary financial reports. Prepare year-end financial statement and tax review.

Involved in annual budgets and providing quarterly reports on variations and trends.

Special projects and more


  • Progressive accounting experience, including as an Accounting Manager, Assistant Controller or Controller preferred

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field

  • CPA or MBA is an asset

  • Excel Formulas experience

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