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Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 7:40 PM

Robert Half Finance is looking for an ambitious, eager Controller to join the team at an well-respected services company. This is a leadership role with responsibility over 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 offers very competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and excellent career growth. We are looking for someone who motivates others through a positive professional attitude; exhibits integrity, reliability and leadership; and is able to provide exceptional client services by managing self and others 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. As a part of the leadership team, you will lead the generation of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and foster creativity throughout your area of responsibility. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Pelham, Alabama area. What you get to do every day - Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations G/L analysis - Each month, present management team with financial reports - Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection - Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Collaborate with owner to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible - Research, plan and implement firm-wide improvements, as needed - Analyze deliverables of self and team to confirm they meet client expectations - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management - Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis
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 once again was named first in our industry on Fortune magazine's list of \"World's Most Admired Companies\" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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*Req ID:* 00100-#######692
*Functional Role:* Controller
*Country:* USA
*State:* AL
*City:* PELHAM
*Postal Code:* 35124-1833
*Compensation:* $100,000.00 to $120,000.00 per year
*Requirements:* - BA/BS in Accounting or Finance - 2+ years as a Controller preferred - Project tracking / job costing experience with proven management and critical thinking experience - Strong QuickBooks and Excel skills - Excellent communication skills, both oral and written - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail a plus - Ability to multi-task, work independently and prioritize tasks - Holds self and others accountable for ensuring that results are achieved - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems


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