Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Cairo, Georgia

Robert Half Finance is searching for an energetic Controller to join a reputable manufacturing company. This leadership role oversees a bookkeeper and accounting manager. As the Controller, you will plan and direct all accounting operational functions, manage the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for internal and external financial statements, assess accounting and internal control systems, and guide departmental staff. Working with this company, you will receive competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package, as well as strong career growth. We are seeking an individual for this role who is able to motivate others by maintaining a positive professional attitude; exhibit integrity, reliability and leadership; and is capable of providing exceptional client services by managing self and others by responding with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability. You will also be expected to make key decisions and be able to challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As a leader, you will encourage innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and support creativity in your area of responsibility. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Cairo, Georgia area. Your responsibilities - Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month - Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation - Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts - Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time - Work closely with the business owner, executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation - Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management - Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Complete month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, reconcile accounts, and handle G/L analysis Please send resumes to ashley.argo@roberthalf.com

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 once again was named first in our industry on FortuneĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 01120-0010001135

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: GA

City: Cairo

Postal Code: 39828

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Account reconciliation experience preferred - Account management experience - Bank reconciliations experience - Cash forecasting experience - Well-founded grasp of processing costing - Proven knowledge of basis costing - Proficiency in accruals - General familiarity with costing - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued - Develop and enforce high standards for quality deliverables - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment - 10+ years of progressive accounting experience, including 5+ years as a Controller preferred - Strong Microsoft Excel skills required - Excellent verbal, written, and social skills - Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred - Deep technical background in public accounting (GAAP) - Always hold self and others accountable for results - Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued - Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field Please send resumes to ashley.argo@roberthalf.com