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Robert Half Amarillo, TX

  • Expired: September 17, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Robert Half Finance is helping a multi-industry small business owner find an ambitious candidate to fill the role of a Controller. The Controller will be very hands-on with this organization conducting business in real estate, agriculture and other small services. The leadership position is responsible for an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, your tasks will include processing accounting operational functions, processing the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for internal and external financial statements, assessing accounting and internal control systems. This company offers very competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and 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. The Controller will be a full-time employment opportunity and will be located in the Amarillo, Texas region with occasional travel to Colorado Springs, CO where the owner resides. If you are a hands-on financial professional, with strong technical and financial knowledge from a breadth of industries with a good understanding of 1031 exchanges, this role just might be perfect for you. Please reach out to for more information.

Key responsibilities
  • Oversee the activities of this small finance department, such as accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll. This is a hands-on role
  • Drive the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to ensure the timely cash collection for this multi-entity organization
  • Each month, present financials to the owner
  • Responsible for month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis
  • Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals
  • Manage the creation of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts
  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
  • Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies

  • Advanced credentials such as a Masters of Business Administration / MBA or Certified Public Accountant / CPA are preferred
  • Experience with Analyze Financial Statements
  • Strategic and tactical mind-set, okay being hands-on
  • General familiarity with commercial real estate and 1031 exchanges
  • Earlier work involving Credit Card Reconciliation
  • Hands-on experience with Consolidated Financial Statements
  • Expertise in Monthly Financial Statements
  • Prior experience with Financial Statement
  • Proven knowledge of Accounting Entries
  • Well-founded grasp of Accounting Functions
  • Comprehension of Ledger Account Reconciliation
  • Solid understanding of financial statement preparation
  • Foundational knowledge in Pro Forma Financial Statements
  • Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger
  • Well-founded grasp of Commercial Leasing
  • Previous experience working with financial reconciliation
  • QuickBooks experience
  • Quality experience with Account Balance
  • Good understanding of Expense Reconciliation
  • Proficiency in Process Improvement
  • Strong familiarity with Personal Financial Statements
  • Proven knowledge of commercial banking
  • Experience with Year-end Financial Statements
  • Practical knowledge of account analysis
  • Improve Efficiency experience
  • Solid understanding of financial statements consolidation
  • General familiarity with Accounting Guidance
  • Wide ranging experience with Daily Reconciliation
  • Skills in Inventory Reconciliation
  • Accounting Control experience
  • Practical knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)
  • 10+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred
  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance
  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
  • Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
  • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired

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Amarillo, TX
79189 USA


Finance and Insurance

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