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Robert Half International US Financial Controller in Santa Clara, California

Description

Jonathan Spielvogel of Robert Half Finance is looking for people who are driven by high expectations. This position is ideal for someone who thrives in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. A successful company is seeking a Controller through Robert Half Finance to take responsibility for its accounting and clerical department. This full-time position is for a Controller who will work in the Santa Clara, California region. You will succeed in this position if you can plan and direct all accounting operational functions, handle the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead departmental staff. If you can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, and are a creative type who can lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo, you might be right for this position. In this position, you will receive exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.

Key responsibilities

  • Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual

  • Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals

  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

  • Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Support Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, with research, planning, and implementation, as required

  • Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible

  • Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis

  • Able to perform additional tasks beyond formal job duties

  • Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations

Requirements

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired

  • Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Leadership experience preferred

  • CPA experience desired

  • Proficiency in Accounting Control

  • Knowledge of Big 4 Accounting Firm

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field

  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Demonstrated ability to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

  • Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred

Robert 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.

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Salary: $150,000.00 - $190,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Date Posted: February 24, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 00420-0011713533

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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