Robert Half International Controller in Charlottesville, Virginia
Controller opening for family run company, great benefits!
This position is ideal for someone who is driven by high expectations. You might be a good fit for this position if you thrive in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. Robert Half Finance's new Controller opening will give you the opportunity to take responsibility for an accounting epartment at a successful company. Based in the Charlottesville, Virginia area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position. 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. You will succeed in this position if you can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. In this position, you will receive exceptional compensation and benefits.
Your responsibilities in this Controller role
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly and weekly basis
Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation
Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners
Able to perform additional tasks beyond formal job duties
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Inspect deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll
Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques
Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management
Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Controller should possess:
Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired
Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred, but not required
Vow to meet business deadlines
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Federal Taxes experience
Solid understanding of financial statement preparation
Accounts Payable (AP) experience preferred
Month end closings experience required
Experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Please send resume to Jimmy.Taylor@RobertHalf.com for immediate consideration.
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 has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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Salary: $75000 - 100000/year
Location: Charlottesville, VA
Date Posted: April 14, 2019
Employment Type: Permanent
Job Reference: 04310-0010942053
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance