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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: CA-ONTARIO-Saint Marys
Base Pay: 95,000 CAD - 115,000 CAD /Year
Employee Type: Full-Time Employee
Industry: Other Great Industries
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Accounting
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: Not Available
Fax: Not Available
Ref ID: 05210-0011260447
Job Description
Ref ID: 05210-0011260447

Classification: Controller

Compensation: $95000.00 to $115000.00 yearly

If you're driven by high expectations this could be the job for you. If you thrive in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued, this could be the job for you. You might be the Controller Robert Half Finance is looking for, if you want to take responsibility for the accounting and clerical department of a successful company. The full-time Controller position is situated in the St. Marys, Ontario area. To succeed in this role, you will need to 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. You might be a good fit for this position if you 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. In this position, you will receive exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.

What you get to do every day

- Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

- Be a key player in driving the business forward, assessing business needs and completing forecasting and analysis of profitability

- Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed

- Handle monthly and annual close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

- Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis

- Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques

- Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation

- Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners

- Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities

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

- Ensure client satisfaction by reviewing deliverables of self and team
Job Requirements
- Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Solid understanding of month end closings

- Budget forecasting experience required

- System Implementation experience

- Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing

- CPA required

- Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired

- Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued

- Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

- Experience working in a manufacturing company

- Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

- 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

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 has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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