Robert Half International Controller in Camarillo, California


This position is ideal for someone who is driven by high expectations. This position is ideal for someone who thrives in a role where integrity, reliability and leadership are valued. You might be the Controller Robert Half Finance is looking for, if you want to take responsibility for the accounting and clerical department of a successful company. The Controller will be a full-time employment opportunity and will be located in the Camarillo, California region. In this role, it will be critical for you to 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. 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. In this position, you will receive exceptional compensation and benefits and potential for career growth.

What you get to do every single day

  • Manage the production of and monthly monitoring of the annual budget and forecasts

  • Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations

  • Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required

  • Perform duties beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Lead the operations of the finance department which includes accounts payable, billings & collections, and payroll

  • Perform tasks associated with month-end and year-end close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations & G/L analysis

  • Time monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is punctual

  • Present monthly financial reports to executive committee and partners

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

  • Handle daily cash management and produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals

  • Assess, execute and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies


  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

  • CPA or MBA preferred

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

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

  • Progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred

  • Solid understanding of month end closings

  • Financial statements consolidation experience

  • Proficiency in general ledger

  • Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired

  • Great attention to detail

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Salary: $115000 - 135000/year

Location: Camarillo, CA

Date Posted: December 17, 2018

Employment Type: Permanent

Job Reference: 01260-0010660723

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance