Robert Half International Controller in FORT WORTH, Texas
Description Robert Half Finance is looking for an ambitious Controller to join a well-respected services company. In this leadership position, you will direct an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, you will be 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. This company offers a very competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package along with 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 responsible for key decision making and the ability 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. This full-time position is for a Controller who will work in the Fort Worth, Texas region.
How you will make an impact
Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations
Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed
Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time
Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis
Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports
Occasionally perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities
Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies Requirements - Excellent attention to detail
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required
Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills
Microsoft Excel experience
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
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