Robert Half Controller in WATERTOWN, New York
Chris Preble from the Syracuse Robert Half office is actively searching for an earnest, resourceful Controller to join the innovative team at a Watertown, NY company. This leadership role oversees an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, you will plan and direct all accounting operational functions, manage the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for financial statements, assess accounting and internal control systems, and guide departmental staff. This company offers very competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and excellent career growth. We are searching for an individual who can motivate others with a positive professional attitude; displays integrity, reliability and leadership. Work life balance and flexibility are very good here.
Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Comfortable in taking on tasks beyond formal job responsibilities
Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash
Work close with the General Manager and other heads of departments
Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Check deliverables of self and team
Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are an asset
Strong analytical capabilities
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
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