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Robert Half International Controller in HAYWARD, California


Gene Kim ( is searching for a Controller.

Robert Half Finance has a current opening for a reputable manufacturing company you don't want to miss. The leadership position is responsible for 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 are looking for someone who motivates others through a positive professional attitude; exhibits integrity, reliability and leadership; and is able to provide exceptional client services by managing self and others with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability. Additionally, you will handle key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence 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. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Hayward, California area.

Key responsibilities

  • Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

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

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

  • Give executive committee and partners monthly financial reports

  • Act on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Analyze, apply and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection

  • Work closely with executive team and partners to ensure efficient and successful firm-wide operation

  • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them monthly

  • Inspect deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations

  • Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management


  1. 5+ years progressive experience as an operations or division controller with a larger ($100m+ responsibility) complex manufacturer

  2. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or similar, MBA a plus

  3. Excellent communication skills

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Salary: $160,000.00 - $180,000.00 / Yearly

Location: HAYWARD, CA

Date Posted: January 15, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 00340-0011633317

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance