Controller


Salary:

$100000 - 110000/year

Location:

Pearland, TX

Date Posted:

May 17, 2019

Employment Type:

Permanent

Job Reference:

04040-0010941800

Staffing Area:

Full-Time Accounting & Finance


Description
This reputable 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 clerical department. The ideal candidate for this position can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff. You will succeed in this position if you can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. This position is for a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. This opportunity will provide you with a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. If it's time to advance your career, consider this position. Based in the Pearland, Texas area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position.

Responsibilities

- Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management

- Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

- Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations

- Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

- Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed

- Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

- Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation

- Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis

- 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

If you would like to learn more about this position, please email your resume to Jennifer Johnson at [email protected]
Requirements
- 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

- BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field

- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

- Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

- Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

- Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

- CPA/MBA preferred

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

- Excellent verbal, written, and social skills

- Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued

- Solid understanding of month end closings

- Command of financial analysis

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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