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Senior Staff Accountant

Company: Robert Half
Location: Memphis
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

Ref ID: 02890-0011673754Classification: ControllerCompensation: $120000.00 to $135000.00 yearlyOur Syracuse, NY manufacturing industry client has a Controller role open due to an internal promotion. This organization has a solid bonus, great benefits and nice work life balance. Responsibilities include planning and directing all accounting operational functions, handling the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluating accounting and internal control systems, and leading departmental staff. Candidates who can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo, will be preferred for this position. How you will make an impact- Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies- Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required- Direct finance department activities, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll- Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals- Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly- Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis- Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month- Respond on items beyond formal job responsibilities- Work closely with executive team to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation- Cost accounting oversight - Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniquesJob Requirements:- Excel Formulas experience- Progressive accounting experience, including as an Assistant Controller, Accounting Manager or Controller preferred- Outstanding technology, analytics and management experience required- Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations- Excellent oral and written communications skills- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment- Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills- Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment- CPA/MBA is an asset- BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related fieldFor confidential consideration, please email your resume to christopher.preble@roberthalf.comRobert 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, 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 No. 1 on Forbes' annual ranking of America's Best Professional Recruiting Firms.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. 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," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (

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