Robert Half International Director of Accounting in Great Neck, New York
Driven by high expectations? Check out this job! If you thrive in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued, this could be the job for you. A successful company is seeking a Director of Accounting through Robert Half to take responsibility for its accounting and clerical department. The Director of Finance position is a full-time opportunity in the Great Neck, New York region. 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. Effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services will be essential for this role, and a creative type who can lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. The company provides exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.
What you get to do every single day
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis
Capable of handling responsibilities beyond formal job duties
Research, plan and implement Finance Department initiatives including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed
Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports
Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
Evaluate, apply and refine policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies
Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual
Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
Assess deliverables of self and team to verify they meet client expectations
Collaborate with executive team and partners to support efficient and effective firm-wide operation
Accounting degree required
CPA a plus
Strong ERP/SAAS experience
Business services experience a plus
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