Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Roseville, California

Lisa Cole (lisa.cole@roberthalf.com) with Robert Half Finance is searching for an efficient Controller to join a reputable services company. This leadership role oversees a small 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. 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 detail oriented 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. Being part of the leadership team, you will advance the production of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and encourage creativity in your team. The Controller position is a full-time opportunity in the Placer County area. Your responsibilities: - Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports - Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed - Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations G/L analysis - Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis - Collaborate with COO, executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation - Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals - Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual - Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll

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 FortuneĀ® 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: 00390-0010003465

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: CA

City: Roseville

Postal Code: 95661

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills - 10+ years of progressive accounting experience, including 5+ years as a Controller preferred - Possess strong Microsoft Excel skills - CPA or MBA preferred - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Deep technical background in public accounting (GAAP) - Curate and enforce high standards for quality deliverables - Comprehensive knowledge of revenue recognition - Deep understanding of financial reporting - Command of month end closings - Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required - Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued For immediate consideration, please send your resume directly to Lisa.Cole@roberthalf.com