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Robert Half Controller in Lee's Summit, Missouri


We are seeking a Controller for a growing service based company in Lee's Summit, Mo. This role will play an integral part in managing the operations of our accounting department, coordinating with internal and external personnel, and maintaining our company's financial health and so much more! If you are someone that enjoys being apart of a growing organization that come with your CPA, please contact Melissa Valenzuela at 816-601-1192 for further details!


  • Oversee day-to-day operations of the accounting department, including financial accounting functions such as Accounts Payable (AP) and Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Coach and develop the Accounting team, directing and controlling daily workflows.

  • Coordinate and collaborate with internal and external personnel to communicate information, conduct trainings, and facilitate departmental operations.

  • Support overall department financial goals and objectives.

  • Manage the company's chart of accounts and managerial structure, assigning entries to proper accounts.

  • Complete account and balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis, and be responsible for month-end and year-end closings.

  • Prepare financial statements and maintain the company’s fixed asset system.

  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations for the company’s corporate bank accounts.

  • Manage the process for credit card reconciliation.

  • Assist with developing and administering department and company budgets, ensuring all transactions performed are in accordance with applicable guidelines and principles.

  • Utilize ERP System for various accounting operations, and demonstrate advanced knowledge in Excel for data mining and advanced formula creation.

  • Create analytical reports that provide insights into the company's financial status.

  • Adhere to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) in all operations.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a Controller role

  • CPA designation required

  • Extensive knowledge of Accounting Functions

  • Proficiency in Accounts Payable (AP) and Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Experience with Auditing and Budget Processes

  • Familiarity with Month End Close procedures

  • Proficiency in NetSuite software

  • Experience in Financial Reporting and Bank Reconciliations

  • Knowledge of Fixed Assets and Year End Closings

  • Ability to Audit and Analyze Financial Statements

  • Experience with Consolidated Financial Statements and Monthly Financial Statements

  • Skilled in Ad Hoc Financial Analysis

  • Proficiency in managing Balance Sheets.

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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