Robert Half Assistant Controller in DALLAS, Texas
Description A well-respected company is looking for a success-driven Assistant Controller with the help of Robert Half. The Assistant Controller reports to the Controller on accounting staff updates. We have an excellent opportunity for a Assistant Controller position. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter with a track record of identifying problems and delivering solutions. Please apply right away! This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Dallas, Texas area.
How you will make an impact
Formulate relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like actual spend against budgets/outlook, key financial metrics, and the monthly flash report
Organize multiple procedures, policies, and technical accounting analyses
Encourage to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, regular assessment, and development
Distinguish and evolve process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency
Additional responsibilities if necessary
Pitch in to the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting
Steer the accounting team during the closing process to warrant deadlines are met
Seasoned preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits
Advocate implementation and make certain adherence to accounting policies and procedures
Make sure regular account reconciliation to completion
Backfill for Controller when appropriate
Scan and conceive Ad Hoc financial reports
Push accountability and the meeting of deliverables Requirements - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
- Dynamic accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
5+ years of general ledger accounting experience
CPA a plus
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds
US GAAP experience preferred
Solid understanding of month end closings
Microsoft Excel experience
Proficiency in journal entries
- Accurate knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
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All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.