Assistant Controller

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Lanham, MD
Jul 28, 2021
Jul 31, 2021
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Description We encourage you to apply to this rewarding Assistant Controller opportunity if you are a self-starter with a track record of successfully identifying issues and taking initiative to resolve problems. This Assistant Controller position consists of regulating the day-to-day of the accounting staff and providing updates to the Controller. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Lanham, Maryland area. Get your career moving in the right direction by joining an innovative company in the Real Estate & Property industry via Robert Half Finance & Accounting.Key responsibilities- Name and create process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency- Sustain implementation and secure adherence to accounting policies and procedures- Administer regular account reconciliation to completion- Work on other requests when required- Stimulate accountability and the meeting of deliverables- Steer the accounting team during the closing process to warrant deadlines are met- Seasoned preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits- Inspect and make Ad Hoc financial reports- Accommodate the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting- Backfill for Controller as necessary- Contribute to ensure a competent, trained staff through development, goal setting, and regular assessment- Arrange numerous policies, procedures, and technical accounting analyses- Develop relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, actual spend against budgets/outlook, and key financial metrics Requirements - Be able to prioritize workload and perform in a fast-paced and challenging environment- 7+ years of general ledger accounting experience- Understanding GAAP and firm accounting policies and procedure- Excellent oral and written communication skills- Candidate must possess first-rate analytical, quantitative and social skills - Profound knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting - Crucial accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred- Comprehensive knowledge of Full Cycle Accounting- Proficiency in Property Management Accounting- Yardi experience preferredRobert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced 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, youre working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNEs Most Admired Companies every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes annual ranking of Americas Best Professional Recruiting Firms.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking Apply Now, youre agreeing to Robert Halfs Terms of Use ( Jobble

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