Robert Half International Controller in VALLEY, Nebraska
You might be a good fit for this position if you are driven by high expectations. There is a great opportunity for candidates who thrive in roles where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. You could take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department at a successful Construction/Contractor company, through Robert Half Finance's new Controller opportunity. The full-time Controller position is situated in the West Omaha, Nebraska area. You will succeed in this position if you can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff. Effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services will be essential for this role, and a creative type who can lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. If your ideal job offers you exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth, this is a good fit!
Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed
Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations
Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month
Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques
Perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities
Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly
Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Requirements - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Percentage of Completion experience
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Vow to meet business deadlines
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well
Deep understanding of Construction Accounting
Construction Industry Experience experience preferred
Construction project accounting experience preferred
Comprehensive knowledge of GAAP Accounting
Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
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