• Assistant Controller

    Robert HalfLos Angeles, CA 90006

    Job #1505764863

  • Description

    Robert Half Finance & Accounting is currently accepting applications for an achievement-oriented Assistant Controller to join a well-respected company in the Real Estate & Property industry. This Assistant Controller position consists of regulating the day-to-day of the accounting staff and providing updates to the Controller. This is the Assistant Controller position for you if you are a self-starter with a history of successfully identifying issues and resolving problems. Apply today and learn more about this exciting role. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Los Angeles, California area.

    Major responsibilities

    • Define and flourish process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

    • Contribute to the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting

    • Backfill for Controller as appropriate

    • Inspect and make Ad Hoc financial reports

    • Draw up numerous procedures, policies, and technical accounting analyses

    • Additional responsibilities if necessary

    • Foster accountability and the meeting of deliverables

    • Come up with relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like key financial metrics, the monthly flash report, and actual spend against budgets/outlook

    • Direct to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, development, and regular assessment

    • Assist implementation and assure adherence to accounting policies and procedures

    • Assist the accounting team during the closing process to assure deadlines are met

    • Make sure regular account reconciliation to completion

    • Sophisticated preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits


    • 5+ years of general ledger accounting experience

    • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

      • In-depth knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
    • Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

      • Progressive accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
    • CPA a plus

    • Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work

    • General ledger experience

    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

    • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

    FOR IMMEDIATE CONFIDENTIAL CONSIDERATION please apply to this posting. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact them directly regarding job number ~~~193 presented by Ameri Ramirez to expedite your candidacy for this role.

    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.

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