Robert Half Management Resources Assistant Controller in GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan
Assistant Controller Robert Half Management Resources is seeking a talented Assistant Controller to join a dynamic and fast-growing team with a company in the Legal field. Self-starters with technical skills and an interest in analytics may flourish in this Assistant Controller role. This Assistant Controller position, which is a long term temporary-to-fulltime employment opportunity, is based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. All interested candidates, please email your resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org! Assistant Controller Responsibilities - Take on coordination and leadership over external financial audits - Finish month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closes, as well as financial statements - Provide GAAP mentorship for technical accounting, external reporting, and support to the Company - Handle monthly financial executive package and control book to include budget to actual comparisons by department - Prepare and maintain account reconciliations/analyses for balance sheet and income statement accounts - Oversee treasure functions to ensure timely payment for vendors and maintain accuracy of cash forecasts - Assist in developing the accounting team, which includes staffing, performance management, and training - Manage policies for reporting and accounting - Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to participating in system improvements, impromptu analyses, and special projects as assigned - Supply external monthly and quarterly reporting packages to Board meeting decks
Our industry-leading alliances and broad client network provide you greater access to a variety of unique interim and long-term project opportunities that can keep you continuously engaged. We also provide competitive benefits and compensation packages, as well as online training and continuing professional education (CPE). Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies." (March 1, 2017)
At Robert Half Management Resources, your experience matters - and we put it to good use. To apply for this position or for more information on other engagements, visit us online at roberthalfmr.com or call your branch office at 1.888.400.7474.
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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Req ID: 02220-0010175882
Functional Role: Controller - Assistant
City: GRAND RAPIDS
Postal Code: 49546-6137
Requirements: - Demonstrated ability to manage, lead change, and build process improvements - Salesforce and Intacct experience preferred - Ability to multitask and meet deadlines - Bachelor degree in Accounting - Financial statement preparation experience highly desired - General ledger experience desired - Background working with reporting for multiple locations - General familiarity with Sage Peachtree Dos - Financial reporting experience - Practical knowledge of ePeachtree - Adeptness in financial statements consolidation - Earlier work involving payroll - Demonstrated knowledge of Sage Peachtree Windows - Financial reconciliation experience - Good understanding of US GAAP - Microsoft Excel experience highly preferred - Financial analysis experience preferred - Mindfulness of upcoming tasks and a planning attitude - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems - Minimum 5 or more years accounting experience preferably with mix of Big 4 and small corporate company accounting background - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Previous experience in SAAS Industry is highly sought - Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills - SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus