Accounting Manager

Employer
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 04510-9501251136Classification: Account Executive/Staffing ManagerCompensation: $75,000.00 to $110,000.00 per yearThe Accounting Manager functions as a business support person to the operations, procurement and financial management teams. He or she will also oversee the activities of the Corporate Accounting Department which include accounts payable, accounts receivables, treasury functions and budgets and forecasts. The incumbent will work closely with all department leaders to understand issues and how they impact the financial results as well as educate/inform department(s) on cost drivers and variances. Responsibilities and Duties include but are not limited to: .Overseeing the activities of the accounting department for the accurate and timely analysis and presentation of financial reports. .Developing and maintain financial and cost accounting processes and controls. Analyze existing procedures/policies and make recommendations/decisions to change. .Proactively assist or lead in developing projects to identify opportunities for cost savings and profit enhancement throughout the organization. .Provide accounting related advice and counsel to internal employees. Lead cross functional teams for accounting related projects. .Prepare corporate budgets and forecasts .Report on corporate actuals vs. budgets/forecasts .Provide work direction/support to accounting personnel as required .Assist in invoicing on a monthly basis as needed .Additional responsibilities per management If you would like to be confidentially considered for this Accounting Manager position, please reach out to Evan Witten at 202-626-0280 or email [Click Here to Email Your Resume]The ideal candidate will possess: .3-5 years in an accounting position and 2-4 years experience in general accounting and financial reporting. .Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field is required. CPA certification is preferred. .Experience in identifying, developing and creating systems and processes to support a rapidly growing company. .Strong technical skills in both general and cost accounting. .Strong managerial abilities with a commitment to leading by example. .Demonstrated ability to teach, train, and develop staff both from a technical perspective as well as in professionalism and professional skills such as time management, communication, etc. .Ability to promote and implement a culture of high achievement and continuous improvement through goal setting and measurement. .Ability to assemble and lead cross functional teams and coordinate with operations department. .Communicate with co-workers, management, clients, and others in a courteous and professional manner. .Very strong organizational skills, attention-to-detail, and commitment to accuracy. .Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced team environment efficiently and effectively. Strong time and project management skills a must, including experience creating, prioritizing, scheduling, tracking, reviewing, and ensuring completion of tasks by set deadlines. .Display follow-through on all tasks and a readiness to do what it takes and work overtime if necessary in order to complete assignments and meet deadlines. .Demonstrate initiative and drive, including a willingness to pitch in with projects and areas beyond Accounting and Finance. .Display intellectual curiosity and willingness to become a student of the business and the industries in which the Company operates. .Team player with a positive attitude, good sense of humor, and a desire to learn and grow with the Company. .Ability to drive projects through to completion by involving and persuading others .High level of proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel required, including strong Excel skills (v-lookup, pivot tables, complex formulas, advanced charting) .High level of proficiency using QuickBooks If you would like to be confidentially considered for this Accounting Manager position, please reach out to Evan Witten at 202-626-0280 or email [Click Here to Email Your Resume]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 Fortune(R) 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.Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.All applicants applying for US 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. (C) 2018 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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