Assistant Controller


$75,000.00 to $90,000.00 per year



Date Posted:

May 10, 2019

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Full-Time Accounting & Finance

This is the Assistant Controller position for you if you are a self-starter with a history of successfully identifying issues and resolving problems. One of the Assistant Controller's tasks include supervising the accounting staff and reporting updates to the CFO; there is a built in Controller succession plan to this position in the future. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Fresno, California area. Work with an emerging company in the Construction industry by applying to this opportunity through Robert Half Finance Accounting.

Your responsibilities

- Produce relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like key financial metrics, actual spend against budgets/outlook, and the monthly flash report

- Supplementary duties as assigned

- Promote to ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, development, and goal setting

- Inspect and make Ad Hoc financial reports

- Gather a number of technical accounting analyses, procedures, and policies

- Boost accountability and the meeting of deliverables

- Backfill for Controller as appropriate

- Specify and generate process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

- Provide regular account reconciliation to completion

- Encourage implementation and certify adherence to accounting policies and procedures

- Accommodate the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting

- Forward-thinking preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

- Supervise the accounting team during the closing process to certify deadlines are met
- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

- Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Complete understanding of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

- 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

- Ability to multitask and meet deadlines

- Demonstrated knowledge of accounts receivable

- Experience with budget forecasting

- Journal entries experience

- Deep understanding of general ledger

- Practical knowledge of month end closings

- Financial statement preparation experience desired

- Adeptness in accounts payable

- General familiarity with fixed assets

- Financial analysis experience

- Considerable accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

- Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company

- Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and IIA standards
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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