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Robert Half Finance & Accounting    Tucson, AZ 85702


Robert Half Finance has an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Controller to join a well-respected construction company. This leadership role oversees 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. Working with this company, you will receive competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package, as well as strong career growth. We are searching for an individual who can motivate others with a positive detail oriented attitude; displays integrity, reliability and leadership; and can offer outstanding client services by managing self and other with urgency, practicality and accountability. You will also make key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As a part of the leadership team, you will lead the generation of innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and foster creativity throughout your area of responsibility. The Controller will be a full-time employment opportunity and will be located in the Tucson, Arizona region. This position requires strong construction background and in-depth knowledge of working with sub-contractors.

What you get to do every single day

- Review and revise deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations

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

- Ensure timely cash collection by driving the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques

- Complete tasks beyond formal job responsibilities

- Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis

- Manage finance department operations, including accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

- Each month, present executive committee and partners with financial reports

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

- Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash

- Advance Finance Department initiatives, such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as needed, with research, planning and implementation

- Assess, execute and improve policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies


- Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes

- Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

- Job costing experience desired

- Command of cost accounting

- CPA/MBA preferred

- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

- Great attention to detail

- Excellent technology, analytics and management experience required

- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

- Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

- Excellent communication and organizational skills

- Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

- BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

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**Salary:** $100,000.00 - $130,000.00 / Yearly

**Location:** Tucson, AZ

**Date Posted:** February 24, 2021

**Employment Type:** Full-time

**Job Reference:** 00220-0011716075

**Staffing Area:** Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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Full Time