Robert Half Controller in Tucson, Arizona
Description Robert Half is seeking an ambitious Controller to become a vital part at an esteemed services company. This leadership role oversees an accounting and clerical department. The Controller plans and directs all accounting operational functions, handles the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluates accounting and internal control systems, and leads departmental staff. Working with this company, you will receive competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package, as well as strong career growth. We are seeking someone who will motivate others by maintaining a positive detail oriented attitude; is honest, reliable and a leader; and will offer remarkable client services, managing self and others with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability. You will also be expected to make key decisions and be able to challenge, negotiate and influence the team. Being part of the leadership team, you will advance the production of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and encourage creativity in your team. This full-time position is for a Controller who will work in the Tucson, Arizona region.
Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed
Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques
Comfortable handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties
Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations
For more details, call Gale McGuire, Senior Vice President, at 520-270-2512. - Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis Requirements - Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired
3+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Solid understanding of Analyze Financial Statements
Financial Statement experience
Subcontractor Bids experience highly desired
Proficiency in Annual Operating Budget
Subcontract Agreements experience preferred
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills
CPA or MBA preferred
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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