Robert Half International Assistant Controller in BANNOCKBURN, Illinois

Responsibilities: * Drive the implementation and maintenance of inventory and cost accounting systems and procedures. * Supervise the month-end close process, including establishing formal closing procedures, providing explanations for actual versus forecast results and reliable reports with which to measure the performance of each operation against established plans and forecasts. * Direct the annual budgeting process and development of quarterly rolling forecasts. * Oversee the development of standard costs and ensuring the accuracy and reliability of the Company's standard cost and inventory valuation systems and procedures. * Assisting with the development of Corporate Policies and Procedures intended to ensure that plant accounting, costing and inventory practices are consistently applied and followed. * Embrace the culture and model work behaviors that are consistent with each of the company's core values: Tenacity, Teamwork, and Integrity Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting is required; CPA, CFA, CMA, or MBA a plus. * A minimum of 10 years' experience of increasing responsibility across financial disciplines including: * A minimum of 2 years' experience in cost accounting with responsibility for setting standard costs and analyzing manufacturing variances * A minimum of 3 years' experience leading a team * Proven knowledge of US GAAP, accounting principles, practices, standards and regulations. * Experience with ERP systems required; experience with ERP system implementation a plus. * Ability to communicate effectively with senior leaders and collaborate with staff at all organizational levels across various business units is required. * Must have discretion with handling confidential or sensitive information. * Up to 10% travel required. Contact David Rose david.rose@roberthalf.com 847-480-1556

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Req ID: 01330-0010666590

Functional Role: Assistant Controller

Country: USA

State: IL

City: BANNOCKBURN

Postal Code: 60015-1217

Compensation: $125,000.00 to $145,000.00 per year

Requirements: ERP - Enterprise Resource Planning, Implementation, QAD, Month End Close, Budgeting - Forecasting, Budgeting, Forecasting, Accounting Policy, Financial Analysis, US GAAP, Travel