Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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 Robert Half Finance about becoming a Controller with a reputable service company. Candidates who can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff, will be preferred for this position. Candidates who can lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services, will be preferred for this position. 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. This very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package could advance your career. This full-time position is for a Controller who will work in the Virginia Beach, Virginia region. Key responsibilities - Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation - Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques - Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Review deliverables of self and team to align with client expectations - Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations G/L analysis - Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required - Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash - Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis - Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners

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: 04550-0010392728

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: VA

City: Virginia Beach

Postal Code: 23452

Compensation: $110,000.00 to $130,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Strong communication and interpersonal skills - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field is a must. -CPA is strongly desired and will be given significant preference for consideration. -A Master's in Accounting, MBA or other advanced degree is desired as well. - Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment - Large ERP systems experience is a must. - Month end closings experience - Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Dynamics NAV - Solid understanding of accounts receivable - Strong familiarity with accounts payable - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems - Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast paced environment - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations - 7+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred