Controller

Employer
Robert Half
Location
Glen Burnie, MD
Posted
Jun 08, 2021
Closes
Jun 12, 2021
Ref
2035169656
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 02000-0011837322Classification: ControllerCompensation: DOEIf you're looking for work as a Controller, you might be interested in this position in a very dynamic and high profile area with significant visibility at executive management level. Candidates looking for work with broad business engagement & impact will be interested in Robert Half Management Resources new Controller position. This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of our client's team. Located in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, this Controller position will be a short-term temporary opportunity. In this Controller position, you will manage the process to ensure that models are correct and are fully accrued each month, verify and hold the operations team accountable to ensure end to end incentive processing, payments, accounting and related financial controls are operating effectively.How you will make an impact- Attain a thorough understanding of essential financial results and movements across programs, then be able to summarize and discuss them with key business partners- Ensure timely cash flow forecasts in collaboration with the Treasury- Collaborate with various business partners for various program controllership and FP& A activities such as ensuring accrual models are accurate and accounting methods are appropriate, as well as true-up activities and answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers- Lead budgeting, forecasting and reporting processes and tools for the accountable programs- Ongoing review of actual spend against budget and direct necessary actions needed for any expected shortfalls- Secure an understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners- Assemble evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs to support SOX controls- Analyze and oversee controls to ensure they are effectively designed and operating in partnership with complianceJob Requirements:- Strong familiarity with financial reporting- Month end closings experience- Adeptness in Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation- Foundational knowledge in Monthly Journal Entries- Experience with Month-end Journal Entries- Outstanding communication and negotiation skills with experience building trusted advisor/consultant relationships and aptitude for influencing Executives and Business Decision Makers- Knowledge of ERP system preferred- Professional accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field - CPA and/or CMA preferred- Implement and improve changes in procedures immediately- Demonstrated ability to implement solutions, strong analytical and communication skills as well- Prior background in engaging virtually with teams around the globe and providing leadership across finance teams- Excellent proficiency in office and accounting computer systemsRobert Half Management Resources matches senior-level financial consultants with remote or on-site jobs for interim and long-term opportunities in areas such as internal auditing, mergers and acquisitions, tax initiatives, and much more. Our staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs. When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information. (C) 2020 Robert Half Management Resources. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

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