$65,000.00 to $80,000.00 per year
Robert Half Finance is helping a renowned manufacturing company find an ambitious candidate to fill the role of a Controller. In this leadership role, you will manage an accounting and clerical department. The Controller plans and directs all accounting operational functions, handles the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluates accounting and internal control systems, and leads departmental staff. Working with this company, you will receive competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package, as well as strong 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 make key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. You will join the leadership team in supporting the generation of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenging the status quo, and fostering creativity in your department. The Controller position is a full-time opportunity in the Edgerton, Indiana region. Your responsibilities - Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations G/L analysis - Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis - Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management - Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required - Review and revise deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations - Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques - Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible - Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month
- Self-starter and strong ethical standards - 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a financial management Accountant preferred - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Microsoft Excel experience - Bank reconciliations experience - Month end closings experience desired - Account reconciliation experience required - Epicor Erp experience preferred - Excellent attention to detail - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - CPA or MBA preferred but not required - Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations - Excellent oral and written communication skills - Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued - Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required - Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes - Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
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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