SyracuseRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Syracuse jobs

Controller

Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: Syracuse
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Job Description:

DescriptionA prominent services company is looking to grow its team by hiring a Controller through Robert Half Finance. This leadership role oversees an 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 provides competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and strong opportunity for career growth. We want to hear from you if you can motivate others with your positive professional attitude; are honest, reliable and a leader; and can provide outstanding client services by managing self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability. In addition, your responsibilities will include key decision making and challenging, negotiating and influencing the team. As a leader, you will encourage innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and support creativity in your area of responsibility. Based in the Syracuse, New York area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position.What you get to do every single day

  • Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
  • Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time
  • Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed
  • Occasionally perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities
  • Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
  • Ensure deliverables of self and team meet client expectations
  • Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible
  • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly
  • Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll
  • Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reportsRequirements
    • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience
    • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
    • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
    • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
    • Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
    • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
    • Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required
    • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field
    • GAAP Accounting experience desired
    • Budget forecasting experience required
    • Management experience highly desired
    • Year end closings experience
    • Foundational knowledge in Year-end Financial Statements
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
    • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlinesFor immediate confidential consideration, please send your resume to nicholas.corieri@roberthalf.com.Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professoinals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNEs Most Admired Companies list every year since 1998. Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local office at 888.490.5461 or visit www.roberthalf.com/jobs/finance to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.Salary: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00 / YearlyLocation: SYRACUSE, NYDate Posted: March 10, 2020Employment Type: Full-timeJob Reference: 02890-0011364515Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

Keywords: Robert Half Finance & Accounting, Syracuse , Controller, Accounting, Auditing , Syracuse, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Accounting, Auditing Jobs


Financial Analyst
Description: Thank you for your interest in a position with the AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company Equitable . br br The Financial Analyst will be responsible for ad br br hoc financial analysis, forecasting, (more...)
Company: Equitable
Location: Syracuse
Posted on: 04/7/2020

Audit & Reimbursement III
Description: Audit Reimbursement III - PS32776Location: United StatesNewRequisition : PS32776Post Date: 16 hours agoYour Talent. Our Vision. At National Government Services NGS , an independent subsidiary of (more...)
Company: Anthem, Inc
Location: Syracuse
Posted on: 03/28/2020

Senior Financial Analyst
Description: Scope: br br The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for performing analysis, monitoring financial and business metrics associated with the companys operating units, reporting results, and providing (more...)
Company: TTM Technologies
Location: Syracuse
Posted on: 03/28/2020


Informatica Entity 360 Manager
Description: Role Informatica Entity 360 Manager Duration Full Time Location Victor, NY Chicago,IL San Antonio,TX San Francisco,CA Napa, CA Key Responsibilities Responsible for the solution development within the (more...)
Company: NetStrive Consulting
Location: Rochester
Posted on: 04/3/2020

Financial Advisor
Description: Financial Professional Associate Job The Financial Professional Associate position is a sales position with Prudential Advisors selling insurance and financial services. Financial Professional Associates (more...)
Company: Prudential Financial
Location: Rochester
Posted on: 04/1/2020

Controller
Description: The Controller is responsible for leading the accounting team and managing the financial record keeping and reporting process. This includes ensuring appropriate controls are maintained for the proper (more...)
Company: AP Professionals of Rochester
Location: Rochester
Posted on: 03/27/2020

Assistant Controller
Description: The Bonadio Group currently has a need for an assistant controller to be responsible for the planning, directing and coordinating of all accounting operational functions.--This
Company: The Bonadio Group
Location: Rochester
Posted on: 03/31/2020

Controller
Description: About the Company: A trucking, hauling and freight--company in the Binghamton,
Company: Kimmel & Associates
Location: Binghamton
Posted on: 03/31/2020

Staff Accountant
Description: STS is looking to add an accounting professional to our team as the Staff Accountant to assist in our Accounting and Financial operations. This position will perform accounting activities including general (more...)
Company: STS Trailer & Truck Equipment
Location: Syracuse
Posted on: 04/7/2020

Sr. Principal Consultant - Billing SW
Description: An experienced consulting professional who has a broad understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Operates (more...)
Company: Oracle
Location: Rochester
Posted on: 03/27/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

Syracuse RSS job feeds