Robert Half International Controller in Dallas, Texas
Description Do you want to work as a Controller? Robert Half Finance has a current opening for a reputable services company you don't want to miss. This is a leadership role with responsibility over an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, you will plan and direct all accounting operational functions, manage the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for internal and external financial statements, assess accounting and internal control systems, and guide departmental staff. This company has very competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and ample opportunity for career growth. We are seeking someone who will motivate others by maintaining a positive professional attitude; is honest, reliable and a leader; and will offer remarkable client services, managing self and others with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability. In addition, your responsibilities will include key decision making and challenging, negotiating and influencing the team. As part of the leadership team, you will be expected to lead the production of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, to challenge the status quo, and to encourage creativity throughout your area of responsibility. Based in the Dallas, Texas area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position.
How you will make an impact
Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis
Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time
Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed
Manage monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, the reconciliations of accounts, and G/L analysis
Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners
Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Respond on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Ensure client satisfaction by reviewing deliverables of self and team Requirements - Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required
Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
High attention to detail
Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
Solid understanding of Balance Sheets
Vow to meet business deadlines
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
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