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Director of Finance

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Atlanta Full-Time
$90,000.00 - $110,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 00900-0010951776

Classification: VP/Director of Finance

Compensation: $90,000.00 to $110,000.00 per year

Robert Half Finance is looking for an ambitious, eager Director of Finance to join the team at a well-respected company. In this leadership position, you will drive the organization's financial operations and improve financial performance. As the Director of Finance, your tasks will include planning and directing all accounting functions, assessing accounting and internal control systems, setting financial targets, developing financial strategy, monitoring expenditures, overseeing annual insurance, monitoring cash flow, and managing tax compliance. This is a work from home opportunity with a company that provides competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and strong opportunity for career growth. We are searching for an individual who can motivate others with a positive professional attitude; displays integrity, reliability and leadership; and can offer outstanding client services by managing self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability. 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. As per the client, the candidate must be based out of Atlanta or Charlotte.
Director of Finance Responsibilities
  • Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
  • Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll
  • Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation
  • Review deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
  • Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
  • Flexible in completing tasks beyond formal job responsibilities
  • Manage the production of budgets and forecasts and monitor them monthly
  • Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required
  • Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners
  • Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
  • Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques
    The company is experiencing tremendous growth and the newly created Director of Finance role is a direct result. The people at the company are top notch and they need a strong leader at the helm to continue their success.
    Please send all interested resumes to Email blocked - click to apply for immediate consideration for the Director of Finance role. Only those candidates meeting the client's requirements will be contacted. No phone calls please.
  • 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
  • Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
  • Crucial accounting experience
  • Proficient in enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
  • CPA certification a plus
  • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
  • Quality experience with analysis
  • Month-end Reports experience preferred
  • Well-founded grasp of Actual Variance Analysis
  • Deep understanding of Month-end Journal Entries
  • Month-end Close Activities experience
  • Wide ranging experience with Data Analysis
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

    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.

    All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

    © 2019 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

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  • Skills required

    Financial Analysis
    Internal Controls
    Financial Statements
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