Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Odessa, Texas
Controller Basic Function: The controller position is accountable for the accounting operations of the company, to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the company's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles. Principal Accountabilities: Management 1. Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures 2. Manage outsourced functions 3. Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives 4. Oversee the accounting operations of subsidiary corporations, especially their control systems, transaction-processing operations, and policies and procedures. Transactions 1. Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner 2. Ensure that all reasonable discounts are taken on accounts payable 3. Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly 4. Process payroll in a timely manner 5. Ensure that periodic bank reconciliations are completed 6. Ensure that required debt payments are made on a timely basis 7. Maintain the chart of accounts 8. Maintain an orderly accounting filing system 9. Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions Reporting 1. Issue timely and complete financial statements 2. Coordinate the preparation of the corporate annual report 3. Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations 4. Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics 5. Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts 6. Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management 7. Provide for a system of management cost reports 8. Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations Compliance 1. Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit 2. Monitor debt levels and compliance with debt covenants 3. Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
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Req ID: 04190-0009317726
Functional Role: Controller
Postal Code: 79761
Compensation: $65,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year
Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting 5+ years of experience in a Senior Accounting role .