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Robert Half Controller in MEADVILLE, Pennsylvania


Are you looking for work as a Controller in a very dynamic and high profile area with significant visibility at executive management level? Robert Half is looking for Controller candidates interested in being part of our client's team in the Manufacturing field, in a position with broad business engagement & impact. Located in Meadville, Pennsylvania, this Controller position will be on a long-term contract / temporary to hire basis. The Controller will manage the process to ensure that models are correct and are fully accrued each month, verify and hold the operations team accountable to ensure end to end incentive processing, payments, accounting and related financial controls are operating effectively.

Major responsibilities:

  • Engage with various business partners for various program controllership and FP& A activities such as ensuring accuracy of accrual models, appropriate accounting and true-up activities and answer queries from business, area and subsidiary controllers

  • Acquire understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners

  • Analyze and observe controls to ensure they are effectively designed and operating in partnership with compliance

  • Supervise reporting, forecasting, and budgeting processes and tools for the accountable programs

  • Acquire a thorough understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners

  • Assemble evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs to support SOX controls

  • Ongoing review of actual spend against budget and direct necessary actions needed for any expected shortfalls

  • Collaborate with the Treasury to deliver cash flow forecasts in a timely manner

    Requirements - Highly skilled in office and accounting computer systems

  • Professional accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance

  • Expertise in Monthly Financial Statements

  • Month end closings experience desired

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Proficiency in general ledger

  • Experience engaging with teams and providing leadership across finance teams

  • Implement and improve changes in procedures immediately

  • Top notch analytical, organizational, and vendor management skills

  • Knowledge of ERP system preferred

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills with experience in establishing trusted advisor/consultant relationships and proven ability to influence Executives and Business Decision Makers

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field

    • CPA and/or CMA preferred

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