Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina

Robert Half Finance is searching for an energetic Controller to join a reputable services company. The leadership position is responsible for a small accounting and clerical department. The Controller plans and directs all accounting operational functions, handles the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluates accounting and internal control systems, and leads departmental staff. This company has very competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and ample opportunity for career growth. We are looking for someone who motivates others through a positive professional attitude; exhibits integrity, reliability and leadership; and is able to provide exceptional client services by managing self and others with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability. You will also be expected to make key decisions and be able to challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As a part of the leadership team, you will lead the generation of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and foster creativity throughout your area of responsibility. The Controller position is a full-time opportunity in the Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina region. Key responsibilities - Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required - Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis - Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals - Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Handle monthly and yearly close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations G/L analysis - Collaborate with COO, executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation - Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques - Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners Email for details:,,,

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 once again was named first in our industry on FortuneĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 03270-0010067551

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: SC

City: Mt. Pleasant

Postal Code: 29464

Compensation: $90,000.00 to $110,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Strong attention to detail - Expert Microsoft Excel skills required - Job costing experience - US GAAP experience required - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems - 15+ years of progressive accounting experience, including 5+ years as a Controller preferred - Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills - CPA/MBA preferred - Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required - Vow to meet business deadlines - Maintain accountability for self and others to make sure that results are achieved - Curate and enforce high standards for quality deliverables - Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis - Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Prior work done in public accounting is desired - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus