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Robert Half Assistant Controller in Fishers, Indiana


Robert Half has partnered with a company that is seeking a results-oriented Assistant Controller. The Assistant Controller reports to the Controller on accounting staff updates. Identify issues and resolve problems in this stimulating Assistant Controller position. This role would be best suited for candidates who consider themselves a self-starter. Apply today for this great career opportunity! This permanent employment opportunity will be based on the NE side of Indianapolis.

Key responsibilities

  • Encourage implementation and certify adherence to accounting policies and procedures

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

  • Aid the accounting team during the closing process to guarantee deadlines are met

  • Detect and prepare process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

  • Set up various technical accounting analyses, procedures, and policies

  • Backfill for Controller as necessary

  • Work on other requests when required

  • Classify and develop Ad Hoc financial reports

  • Guarantee regular account reconciliation to completion

  • Sophisticated preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

  • Incite accountability and the meeting of deliverables

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

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


  • Experience with bank reconciliations

  • Adeptness in Fixed Asset Records

  • Month-end Close Activities experience required

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge of financial statement preparation

  • Strong familiarity with general ledger

  • Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

  • Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work

  • 2+ years of general ledger accounting experience

    • Extensive knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

  • Strong technical background in public accounting (GAAP)

  • CPA, MBA, or CMA required

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