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Robert Half Controller in De Soto, Kansas


Do you thrive in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued? Check out this job! Controller candidates seeking to become part of a successful company will be interested in this opportunity through Robert Half to take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department. The Controller will be a permanent employment opportunity and will be located in the De Soto, Kansas region. 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 will be essential for this role. Effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services will be essential for this role, and a creative type who can lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. The company provides exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth. If interested and for immediate consideration contact Seth Parrish at (816) 601-1218.

What you get to do every single day

  • Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation

  • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis

  • Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time

  • Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed

  • Ensure client satisfaction by reviewing deliverables of self and team

  • Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners

  • Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash

  • Respond on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies


  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Proficiency in financial statement preparation

  • Analyze Financial Statements experience

  • Manufacturing experience

  • Manufacturing Cost Accounting experience

  • Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

  • Great attention to detail

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half works to put you in the best position to succeed. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - whenever you choose - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/us/en/mobile-app) and get 1-tap apply, notifications of AI-matched jobs, and much more.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.

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