Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Fresno, California

If you have a knack for leading with high standards, positively motivating others, and making critical decisions and have experience taking charge of an accounting and clerical department, contact Tyler Houk at Robert Half Finance about becoming a Controller with a reputable company. If you are good at 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, this role might be right for you. If you can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services, this role might be right for you. We want to hear from you if you are a creative team player with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing. If it's time to advance your career, find out more about this opportunity and take the next steps toward a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. The Controller will be a full-time employment opportunity and will be located in the Fresno, California region. Your responsibilities - Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals - Complete month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, reconcile accounts, and handle G/L analysis - Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation - Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts - Guide all operations of the finance department, including accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports - Occasionally perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities - Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation - Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Assure client expectations are met by reviewing deliverables of self and team - Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time

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 FortuneĀ® 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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Req ID: 00310-0010389247

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: CA

City: Fresno

Postal Code: 93727-2107

Compensation: $100,000.00 to $130,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required - Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred - Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity - Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills - Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions - Strong familiarity with financial reporting - Well-founded grasp of budget forecasting - US GAAP experience highly desired - Financial analysis experience required - Financial statement preparation experience preferred - Month end closings experience desired - Proven knowledge of general ledger