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Robert Half International Assistant Controller in WOODMERE, New York


Robert Half Finance & Accounting has an open position for an ambitious Assistant Controller to join a prestigious company. One of the Assistant Controller's tasks include supervising the accounting staff and reporting updates to the Controller. We encourage you to apply to this rewarding Assistant Controller opportunity if you are a self-starter with a track record of successfully identifying issues and taking initiative to resolve problems. experience in candidates should apply as soon as possible! This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Woodmere, New York area.

What you get to do every day

  • Backfill for Controller when appropriate

  • Analyze and create Ad Hoc financial reports

  • Encourage to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, regular assessment, and development

  • Produce relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like key financial metrics, actual spend against budgets/outlook, and the monthly flash report

  • Well-developed preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

  • Mark and expand process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

  • Uphold implementation and warrant adherence to accounting policies and procedures

  • Provide assistance to the accounting team during the closing process to make certain deadlines are met

  • Boost accountability and the meeting of deliverables

  • Additional duties as assigned

  • Support the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting

  • Warrant regular account reconciliation to completion

  • Gather a number of technical accounting analyses, procedures, and policies


  • Complete knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

  • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

  • CPA certification desired

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

  • Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work

  • Previous accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

  • Sound written and verbal communication skills

  • Account Resolution experience highly desired

  • Accruals experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Yardi

  • Deep understanding of Accrual Entries

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Foundational knowledge in Accounting Entries

  • Adeptness in Accounts Payable (AP)

  • 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

  • Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills

For immediate consideration, please email your resume today to: Chuck Wurtz at

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Salary: $90,000.00 - $110,000.00 / Yearly

Location: WOODMERE, NY

Date Posted: November 20, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 02990-0011626087

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance