Robert Half Controller in WOODBURN, Indiana
Description Robert Half is actively searching for an earnest, resourceful Controller to join the innovative team at an prominent services company. In this leadership role, you will manage an accounting and clerical department. The Controller plans and directs all accounting operational functions, manages the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, analyzes accounting and internal control systems, and guides departmental staff. This company offers a very competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package along with strong career growth. We want to hear from you if you can motivate others with your positive professional attitude; are honest, reliable and a leader; and can provide outstanding client services by managing self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability. Additionally, you will handle key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As part of the leadership team, you will be expected to lead the production of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, to challenge the status quo, and to encourage creativity throughout your area of responsibility. The Controller will be a permanent employment opportunity and will be located in the Woodburn, Indiana region.
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Ensure deliverables of self and team meet client expectations
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash
Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques
Each month, present executive committee and partners with financial reports
Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis
Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities Requirements - Oracle experience
Foundational knowledge in standard costs
Analysis experience highly desired
Deep understanding of month end closings
Solid understanding of Power BI
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines
Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required
5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
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