Robert Half International Corporate Controller in Los Angeles, California
You might be a good fit for this position if you are driven by high expectations. Do you thrive in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued? Check out this job! If you're looking to take responsibility for an accounting and clerical department at a successful service company, Robert Half Finance is looking for a Controller. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Los Angeles, California area. 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 will be essential for this role. This position is for candidates who can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. If you're looking for exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth, this position might be for you.
Your responsibilities in this role
Inspect deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations
Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports
Complete month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, reconcile accounts, and handle G/L analysis
Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection
Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed
Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation
Respond on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is required
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Past work in technology, analytics and management experience highly valued
Ability to meet deadlines
General ledger experience desired
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
FOR IMMEDIATE CONFIDENTIAL CONSIDERATION please apply directly. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact them directly regarding job number 00490-0011538417 presented by Ameri Ramirez to expedite your candidacy for this role.
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Salary: $150,000.00 - $175,000.00 / Yearly
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: August 30, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 00490-0011538417
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance