Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Plymouth, Minnesota
You could become a Controller with a reputable company working with Robert Half Finance, 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. This role's duties will require 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. To succeed in this role, you will need to lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. This is a great opportunity for a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. Find out more about this opportunity and take the next steps toward a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package, if it's time to advance your career. This full-time position is for a Controller who will work in the Plymouth, Minnesota region. Key responsibilities - Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques - Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports - Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis - Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible - Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required - Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis - Capable of handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties - Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals - Review and revise deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
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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Req ID: 02300-0010394893
Functional Role: Controller
Postal Code: 55447
Compensation: $90,000.00 to $110,000.00 per year
Requirements: - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment - Solid understanding of project accounting - Construction project accounting experience required - CPA or MBA preferred - Detailed and have the ability work independently - Vow to meet business deadlines - Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred - Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds - Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus - Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes - Strong communication and interpersonal skills - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems