Robert Half International Assistant Controller in VISALIA, California
A well-respected Agriculture company is collaborating with Tyler Houk at Robert Half Finance & Accounting to help them find an accomplished Assistant Controller. The Assistant Controller role will report to the Controller and supervise accounting staff. If you are a self-starter with a proven ability to identify issues and resolve problems, this is the Assistant Controller role for you! Submit an application for this position now! This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Visalia, California area.
Assist to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, development, and regular assessment
Approve implementation and verify adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Innovative preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Promote accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Assure regular account reconciliation to completion
Name and create process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Backfill for Controller where appropriate
Pitch in to the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Put together diversified policies, procedures, and technical accounting analyses
Facilitate the accounting team during the closing process to see to it that deadlines are met
Create relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook
Scan and conceive Ad Hoc financial reports
Perform other duties when necessary
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request
5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
- Significant experience in enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
CPA certification desired
Deep understanding of month end closings
General familiarity with general ledger
KPI Reporting experience highly desired
Adeptness in financial analysis
Knowledge of budget forecasting
Solid understanding of financial reporting
Demonstrated knowledge of Mergers & Acquisitions (M& A)
Practical knowledge of Internal Control
Foundational knowledge in Analyze Financial Statements
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and IIA standards
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
- Progressive accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
For more information contact Tyler Houk directly at (559)439-2815, any inquiries will remain strictly confidential. You can also send me a message anytime on LinkedIn!
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