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Assistant Controller

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Los Angeles Full-Time
$100,000.00 - $105,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 00320-0011013098

Classification: Assistant Controller

Compensation: $100000.00 to $105000.00 yearly

**Assistant Controller for Non Profit Institution**

We are seeking a self-starter with a demonstrated history of identifying issues and problem solving for this exciting Assistant Controller role. This Assistant Controller role reports to the Controller and manages the accounting staff. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Los Angeles, California area. You could apply your talents within an expanding company by applying via Robert Half Finance & Accounting today!

Your responsibilities in this role

- Compose diverse procedures, policies, and technical accounting analyses

- Foster accountability and the meeting of deliverables

- Sustain implementation and secure adherence to accounting policies and procedures

- Warrant regular account reconciliation to completion

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

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

- Define and flourish process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

- Direct the accounting team during the closing process to secure deadlines are met

- Determine and invent Ad Hoc financial reports

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

- Enhanced preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

- Backfill for Controller when necessary

- Perform other duties when necessary
- 7+ years of general ledger accounting experience

- Solid understanding of Annual Audited Financial Statements

- General ledger experience preferred

- Financial reporting experience

- Excellent oral and written communications skills

- Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds

- CPA an added bonus

- Noteworthy accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

- Extensive knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

- Strong technical background in public accounting (GAAP)

- Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills

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.

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We have a lot in common: You want to find meaningful work and be rewarded for it, and we want to help you do it. We believe that when you find the role that matches your skills and priorities, you'll thrive.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting pioneered financial recruitment in 1948. Since then, we've continued to lead the industry in placing experienced professionals like you in accounting, finance, credit and collections, bookkeeping, payroll and taxation roles. Our process begins with one-to-one personal service from industry specialists who get to know who you are and what you're looking for. Then we apply our deep expertise, robust resources and leading-edge technology to connect you with an assignment where you can make meaningful contributions and be valued for them.

At Robert Half Finance & Accounting, we're dedicated to finding the fit that makes people happier and companies better. Join us.

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting is a division of Robert Half, the world's largest specialized staffing firm. For almost seven decades, we've helped candidates and companies find the right fit. That passion has paid off: Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998. We love what we do-and we want you to love it too.

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