For inquiries or to apply, send your resume to Ben.Hirsh@roberthalf.com with "Controller" in the subject. Contact Robert Half Finance about this reputable company's Controller opportunity, 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. You will be pushed in this role to further develop your expertise and knowledge. This position requires the need for a very high degree of structure and skill. The full-time Controller position is situated in the Chicago, Illinois area. Your responsibilities - Ensure client satisfaction by reviewing deliverables of self and team - Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual - Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts - Comfortable in taking on tasks beyond formal job responsibilities - Support Finance Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation, as needed - Complete month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, reconcile accounts, and handle G/L analysis - Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll - Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Collaborate with executive team and partners to make efficient and effective firm-wide operation possible - Present executive committee and partners with monthly financial reports - Prepare cash-flow reports that project cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and handle daily cash management
- Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting; CPA required - 5-8 years+ related experience - Experience and proven track record managing a team of accounting professionals, both internal and outsourced - Previous experience with Real Estate accounting including, working with multiple entity structures, partnerships, corporate accounting, property accounting, construction/project accounting - Confident and effective detail oriented communication, both verbally and written - Deep understanding of Yardi - Knowledge of Microsoft Excel For inquiries or to apply, send your resume to Ben.Hirsh@roberthalf.com with "Controller" in the subject.
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