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Robert Half Controller in Kansas City, Kansas


Our reputable client is seeking a Controller to join the company. The ideal candidate will have strong leadership, management, technology, analytical, strategic planning, and communication skills as part of the management team. If you are an experienced Controller looking for a challenging role at an established company, this may be the role for you. If interested and for immediate consideration contact Seth Parrish at (303) 709-5105.

Major responsibilities

  • Decide on benchmarks for comparing the operating and financial performance

  • Establish short- and long-range departmental goals, objectives, policies, and operating procedures

  • Direct, review, and prepare financial planning and budget management functions

  • Analyze and monitor forecasting and budgeting models

  • Compare monthly operating results against budget

  • Create and manage five-year business plans along with department managers

  • Develop and monitor an organizational structure in order to accomplish department goals and objectives

  • Supervise all operations of the finance and accounting department

  • Ensure adherence to budgetary reporting requirements, including local, state, and federal

  • Manage the hiring, training, and retention of finance staff

  • Manage the preparation of financial outlooks and financial forecasts


  • Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting

  • MBA or CPA is preferred

  • Expert understanding of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

  • 10+ years of finance and accounting experience

  • Experience with higher level functionality in Microsoft Excel

  • Extremely detailed and analytical

  • Knowledge of financial and accounting reporting systems

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 puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and 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. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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