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Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: Salem
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Job Description:

Description Driven by high expectations? Check out this job! Do you thrive in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued? Check out this job! You might be the Controller Robert Half is looking for, if you want to take responsibility for the accounting and clerical department of a successful Healthcare, Hospitals, Social Assistance company. Based in the Salem, Oregon area, this opening for a Controller is a permanent position. Candidates who can 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, will be preferred for this position. This position is for candidates who can effectively manage self and others within strict time constraints when providing client services, lead while also being a team player, generate innovative ideas, and challenge the status quo. This is a good role for anyone seeking exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.Key responsibilities- Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies- Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month- Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed- Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis- Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible- Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll- Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations- Respond on items beyond formal job responsibilities- Manage the creation of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor them on a monthly basis- Support punctual cash collection by managing the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques- Manage daily cash and prepare cash-flow reports, projecting cash needs at weekly and monthly intervalsPlease contact Jamie Benway with Robert Half to review this position. Job Order: 03600-0012221037 Requirements - Month end closings experience desired- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills- Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement- Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred- The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision- BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field- Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations- Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued- Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent- CPA/MBA preferred- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines Robert Half is the worlds first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking Apply Now, youre agreeing to Robert Halfs Terms of Use ( .

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