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Finance Manager

Robert Half

This is a Full-time position in Erie, PA posted April 7, 2021.

Ref ID: 02920-0011751065

Classification: Controller

Compensation: $80000.00 to $90000.00 yearly

Contact this reputable company through Robert Half Finance about their Controller position, if you have a knack for leading with high standards, positively motivating others, and making critical decisions and have experience taking charge of an accounting and clerical department. This role’s duties will require 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. In this role, it will be critical for you to lead with integrity and reliability and have the ability to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when providing client services. Creative team players with a talent for challenging the status quo, coming up with unique ideas, negotiating and influencing preferred. This opportunity could advance your career, along with providing you with a very competitive and generous compensation and benefits package. Based in the Erie, Pennsylvania area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position.

Key responsibilities

– Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations

– Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

– Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

– Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

– Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities

– Prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, daily cash management

– Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation

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

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

– Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation

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

Job Requirements:
– Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

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

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

– Ability to meet deadlines

– High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

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

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

– Prior work done in public accounting is desired

– Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

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

– Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

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

– Comprehensive knowledge of cost accounting

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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