Robert Half Controller in Seneca, Kansas
Contact Robert Half about this reputable company's Controller opportunity, if you have a knack for leading with high standards, positively motivating others, and making critical decisions and have experience taking charge of an accounting and clerical department. 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. The ideal candidate for this position can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Consider this position if you are a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. This opportunity could advance your career, along with providing you with a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. This permanent position is for a Controller who will work in the Seneca, Kansas region. If interested contact Seth Parrish at (816) 601-1218.
How you will make an impact
Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners
Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection
Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required
Perform tasks associated with 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
Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations
Capable of handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly
Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines
5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus
Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued
Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Comprehensive knowledge of month end closings
Knowledge of journal entries
Deep understanding of account reconciliation
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
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