Robert Half Corporation Jobs

Job Information

Robert Half International Controller in Syracuse, New York

Description

Contact Robert Half Finance & Accounting about this reputable construction company's Controller opportunity, 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. If you are good at 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, this role might be right for you. You will succeed in this position if you can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Consider this position if you are a a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. If it's time to advance your career, consider this position. The Controller position is a full-time opportunity in Syracuse, New York region.

Key responsibilities

  • Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Advance company initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation

  • Review deliverables of self and team to align with client expectations

  • Respond on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure that firm-wide operation is efficient and effective

  • Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals

  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

  • Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts

  • Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques

Requirements

  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • High attention to detail

  • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

  • Excel Formulas experience desired

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

  • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

  • Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are an asset

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

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Construction industry experience is strongly preferred

For confidential consideration, please email your resume directly to christopher.preble@roberthalf.com

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go!

Contact your local office at 888.490.5461 or visit www.roberthalf.com/jobs/finance to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

Salary: $85,000.00 - $100,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Syracuse, NY

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 02890-0011610768

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

DirectEmployers