Robert Half Assistant Controller in WABASH, Indiana
Description If you're a detail-oriented Assistant Control, Robert Half might have an opportunity for you with one of their clients. The Assistant Controller will collaborate with the Controller to supervise the accounting staff. In this Assistant Controller role, you will utilize your problem solving skills by taking initiative to identity and resolve problems. Please apply right away! This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Wabash, Indiana area.
What you get to do every day
Encourage implementation and certify adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Name and create process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Devise relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like key financial metrics, the monthly flash report, and actual spend against budgets/outlook
Assist with the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Boost accountability and the meeting of deliverables
Work on other requests when required
Organize multiple procedures, policies, and technical accounting analyses
Encourage to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, regular assessment, and development
Backfill for Controller when necessary
Examine and build Ad Hoc financial reports
Supervise the accounting team during the closing process to certify deadlines are met
Deliver regular account reconciliation to completion
Progressive preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits Requirements - Relevant accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
- In-depth knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
CPA certification a plus
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
Deep technical background in public accounting (GAAP)
Fixed assets experience
Account reconciliation experience
US GAAP experience preferred
Month end closings experience
Strong familiarity with budgeting
Ability to multitask and attention to detail are critical
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