USD100000.00 - 130000.00 / Yearly


Cambridge, MA

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May 29, 2019

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Really exciting start-up company is seeking a Controller through Robert Half Finance who has a knack for leading with high standards, positively motivating others, and making critical decisions and have experience taking charge of an accounting and finance department. We are seeking a hands-on Controller who has strong people management skills leading all aspects of the organizations financial operations including budgeting, financial accounting, reporting, audit, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and internal control functions.

We are seeking creative team players with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing for this role. You might be in a good place to advance your career with this opportunity's very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. The Controller position is a full-time opportunity in the Cambridge, Massachusetts region.
• 6-7+ years relevant Accounting experience
• Degree in Accounting, Finance or related. MBA or CPA would be preferred
• Industries they would be interested in – startup/tech, not for profit, Academia
• Need managerial experience – need to be a good people manager – 2 staff to manage
• Familiarity/experience with govt grants and the audit that goes along with them – they know this is realistically going to be a not for profit person – this is a major plus!

Why this company:-

• Fun start-up environment – very casual, team oriented, open office space/collaborative
• Great potential to grow and to help build accounting function
• Leading edge of technology w/GREAT visibility in the research/higher ed environment
• Casual dress code
• Definite opportunity to grow
• Free lunch a couple of times a week, social events

• Great Medical
• Dental and vision
• 401k, company provides 6% up front, no vesting period
• Free parking available
• 4 weeks’ vacation

For fastest consideration please send your resume to [email protected]

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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