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Assistant Controller

Description

Ref ID: 04040-0011965748

Classification: Assistant Controller

Compensation: $100000.00 to $110000.00 yearly

Achievement-oriented Assistant Controllers looking to work with a well-respected company, should apply through Robert Half. The Assistant Controller role will report to the Controller and supervise accounting staff. As the Assistant Controller, you will be responsible for identifying issues and delivering solutions. Apply today and learn more about this exciting role. This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Houston, Texas area.

Responsibilities

- Identify and develop process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

- Stimulate accountability and the meeting of deliverables

- Consider and form Ad Hoc financial reports

- Perform other duties when necessary

- Deliver regular account reconciliation to completion

- Create relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook

- Backfill for Controller as appropriate

- Help ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, goal setting and development

- Provide assistance to the accounting team during the closing process to make certain deadlines are met

- Assemble distinct technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures

- Accommodate the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting

- Developed preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

- Support implementation and ensure adherence to accounting policies and procedures

Requirements

- Notable accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

- Be able to prioritize workload and perform in a fast-paced and challenging environment

- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired

- Deep understanding of account reconciliation

- Fixed Asset Accounting experience required

- Accruals experience preferred

- Month end closings experience desired

- Experience with financial reporting

- 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

- Understanding GAAP and firm accounting policies and procedure

- Thorough knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

- Certified Public Accounting license or exams in progress

- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

© 2021 Robert Half. 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).

Job Snapshot

Location US-TX-Houston
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Accounting, Finance
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Company Overview

Robert Half

Robert Half is America’s top staffing agency, dedicated to helping talented people like you find rewarding temporary and full-time jobs with today’s leading companies. Our staffing experts work closely with local hiring managers and use AI-powered matching technology to find opportunities that match your skills and professional goals. With decades of experience in placing accounting, finance, administrative, technology, creative, marketing and legal professionals, we’ll help ensure your next career move is a successful one. Learn More

Contact Information

US-TX-Houston
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713- 623-4700
713- 623-6782
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Robert Half
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US-TX-Houston
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Employment Type:
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Description

Ref ID: 04040-0011965748

Classification: Assistant Controller

Compensation: $100000.00 to $110000.00 yearly

Achievement-oriented Assistant Controllers looking to work with a well-respected company, should apply through Robert Half. The Assistant Controller role will report to the Controller and supervise accounting staff. As the Assistant Controller, you will be responsible for identifying issues and delivering solutions. Apply today and learn more about this exciting role. This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Houston, Texas area.

Responsibilities

- Identify and develop process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

- Stimulate accountability and the meeting of deliverables

- Consider and form Ad Hoc financial reports

- Perform other duties when necessary

- Deliver regular account reconciliation to completion

- Create relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook

- Backfill for Controller as appropriate

- Help ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, goal setting and development

- Provide assistance to the accounting team during the closing process to make certain deadlines are met

- Assemble distinct technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures

- Accommodate the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting

- Developed preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

- Support implementation and ensure adherence to accounting policies and procedures

Requirements

- Notable accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

- Be able to prioritize workload and perform in a fast-paced and challenging environment

- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired

- Deep understanding of account reconciliation

- Fixed Asset Accounting experience required

- Accruals experience preferred

- Month end closings experience desired

- Experience with financial reporting

- 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

- Understanding GAAP and firm accounting policies and procedure

- Thorough knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

- Certified Public Accounting license or exams in progress

- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

© 2021 Robert Half. 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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