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Robert Half International Accounting Manager in Tarzana, California


If you're looking for a Controller position in a very dynamic and high profile area with significant visibility at executive management level, this might be the position for you! Candidates looking for work with broad business engagement & impact will be interested in Robert Half Management Resources's new Controller position. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of our client's team in the Construction/Contractor field. Located in the Woodland Hills are, this Controller position will be on a short-term temporary basis. You might be the Controller we're looking for if you can manage the process to ensure that models are correct and are fully accrued each month, verify and hold the operations team accountable to ensure end to end incentive processing, payments, accounting and related financial controls are operating effectively.

Major responsibilities

  • Continuous reviewing of actual spend against budget, as well as directing actions needed for any expected shortfalls

  • Work in Progress experience is required

  • Review and monitor that controls are designed and operating effectively in partnership with compliance

  • Comparison of evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs to support SOX controls

Direct budgeting, reporting, and forecasting processes and tools for all accountable programs

  • Engage with various business partners for various program controllership and FP&A activities like maintaining accuracy of accrual models, appropriate accounting, and participating in true-up activities. Also answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers

  • Acquire understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners

  • Collaborate with the Treasury to provide timely cash flow forecasts

  • Recognize key financial results and movements across programs, then summarize and discuss them with key business partners


  • Working knowledge of ERP systems

  • Commercial Construction Projects experience

  • Accrual Accounting experience preferred

  • Deep understanding of year end closings

  • Month end closings experience

  • Excellent proficiency in office and accounting computer systems

  • Top notch analytical, organizational, and vendor management skills

  • 10+ years professional accounting or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance

  • Proven communication and negotiation skills, ability to establish trusted advisor/consultant relationships, and capability to influence Executives and Business Decision Makers

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field

  • CPA and/or CMA preferred

  • Capacity to assess process and internal control weaknesses and identify improvements

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Salary: $45.00 - $50.00 / Hourly

Location: Tarzana, CA

Date Posted: October 16, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 00510-0011592019

Staffing Area: Interim Project-Based Financial