Assistant Controller


Little Rock, AR

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June 14, 2019

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An Assistant Controller position has opened up with one of our clients. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with a demonstrated history of resolving problems after identifying issues. This Assistant Controller role reports to the Controller and manages the accounting staff. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Little Rock, Arkansas area. Join a cutting edge company in the Manufacturing industry by applying via Robert Half Finance & Accounting today.

Your responsibilities in this role

- Backfill for Controller as needed

- Work on other requests when required

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

- Aid the accounting team during the closing process to guarantee deadlines are met

- Advanced preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

- Sustain implementation and secure adherence to accounting policies and procedures

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

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

- Foster accountability and the meeting of deliverables

- Pinpoint and develop process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

- Guarantee regular account reconciliation to completion

- Review and establish Ad Hoc financial reports

- Develop an assortment of policies, technical accounting analyses, and procedures

Don't pass up on hearing about one of the fastest growing companies in the state of Arkansas! For more information or confidential consideration email [email protected]
- 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

- Accurate knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

- CPA an added bonus

- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

- Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request

- Comprehensive knowledge of Analyze Financial Statements

- Strong familiarity with month end closings

- Expertise in Financial Statement

- Manufacturing Cost Accounting experience

- Understanding GAAP and firm accounting policies and procedure

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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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