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Controller

Ref ID: 00900-0010644648
Classification: Controller
Compensation: $100,000.00 to $160,000.00 per year
Join the ranks at a well-respected manufacturing company as a Controller through Robert Half Finance. In this leadership position, you will direct an accounting and finance department. As the Corporate Controller, you will be planning and directing all accounting operational functions, handling the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluating accounting and internal control systems, and leading departmental staff. This company offers a very competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package along with strong career growth. We are looking for someone who motivates others through a positive professional attitude; exhibits integrity, reliability and leadership; and is able to provide exceptional client services by managing self and others with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability. You will also be responsible for key decision making and the ability to challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As a part of the leadership team, you will lead the generation of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and foster creativity throughout your area of responsibility. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Sandy Springs, Georgia area. What you get to do every single day - Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible - Flexible in completing tasks beyond formal job responsibilities - Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis - Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis - Check deliverables of self and team to certify they meet client expectations - Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management - Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques - Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month - Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed - For interested and qualified candidates, please email your resume to Click Here to Email Your Resum?
- 7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred - Experience with managing direct reports in the US and international remote employees - International accounting experience - Interest in growing into a CFO - Manufacturing experience - CPA strongly preferred - Ability to travel 20-30% - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why" - Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment - Earlier work involving implementation - Adeptness in internal control review - tax experience highly preferred - Deep understanding of month end closings - Financial auditing experience preferred - Auditing experience desired - Demonstrated knowledge of policies procedures - Practical knowledge of budget forecasting - Background working with treasury - SOX experience highly desired - Foundational knowledge in year end closings - General familiarity with cash management - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued - Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company - Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired - For interested and qualified candidates, please email your resume to Click Here to Email Your Resum?
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune? magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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