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Robert Half Controller in Overland Park, Kansas

Description Apply your broad business engagement skills at Robert Half and receive the chance to directly impact our excellent clients. This is a very dynamic and high profile area with significant visibility at executive management level. In this Controller role, you will be responsible for managing processes to ensure models are accurate and fully accrued on a monthly basis, and holding operations team accountable that end to end incentive processing, payments, accounting, and related financial controls are operating at an effective rate. Located in Overland Park, Kansas, this Controller position will be a long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity.

What you get to do every day

  • Obtain understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners

  • Achieve understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners

  • Work closely with Treasury to provide timely cash flow forecasts

  • Supervise reporting, forecasting, and budgeting processes and tools for the accountable programs

  • Engage with various business partners for various program controllership and FP& A activities such as ensuring accuracy of accrual models, appropriate accounting and true-up activities and answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers

  • Organize evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs in order to support SOX controls

  • Analyze and observe controls to ensure they are effectively designed and operating in partnership with compliance

  • Ongoing review of actual spend against budget and direct necessary actions needed for any expected shortfalls Requirements - Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field

    • CPA and/or CMA preferred
  • Solid understanding of GAAP Accounting

  • Foundational knowledge in Financial Close Process

  • Command of US GAAP

  • Experience with MS Dynamics 365 Finance & Operations

  • Proficiency in Monthly Financial Close

  • Demonstrated ability to manage, lead change, and build process improvements

  • Aptitude for communication and negotiation, building trusted advisor/consultant relationships and influencing Executives and Business Decision Makers

  • Demonstrated ability to implement solutions, strong analytical and communication skills as well

  • Professional accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance

  • Capable of working in office and accounting computer systems

  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership across finance team by engaging with different groups around the world via virtual communication

  • Working knowledge of ERP system

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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