Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Greenwood, Texas

Robert Half Finance is looking for an ambitious Controller to join a well-respected services company. This leadership role oversees 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 has very competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and ample opportunity for 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. Being part of the leadership team, you will advance the production of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and encourage creativity in your team. The Controller will be a full-time employment opportunity and will be located in Greenwood, TX. Your responsibilities in this role - Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection - Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations G/L analysis - Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management - Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible - Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis - Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Each month, present executive committee and partners with financial reports - Review and revise deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations - Perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities - Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required - Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

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 FortuneĀ® 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: 04190-0010531199

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Greenwood

Postal Code: 79706

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: - Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines - Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required - Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis - Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Accounts receivable experience preferred - QuickBooks experience - Accounts payable experience desired - Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred - Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations - Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) - 3+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment