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Robert Half Assistant Controller in Lowell, Massachusetts


You will identify issues and resolve problems in this career-building Assistant Controller position. You will supervise the accounting staff and report any updates to the Controller in this Assistant Controller role. This permanent employment opportunity is based in the Lowell, Massachusetts area. A prestigious company is working with Robert Half for an amazing opportunity. Apply now!

How you will make an impact

  • Develop an assortment of policies, technical accounting analyses, and procedures

  • Drive accountability and the meeting of deliverables

  • Support implementation and ensure adherence to accounting policies and procedures

  • Supplementary duties as assigned

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

  • Supervise the accounting team during the closing process to certify deadlines are met

  • Classify and develop Ad Hoc financial reports

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

  • Developed preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

  • Backfill for Controller as required

  • Warrant regular account reconciliation to completion

  • Determine and form process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

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

    Requirements - 3+ years of general ledger accounting experience

  • Public Accounting experience

  • GE HealthCare experience

  • Controllership experience

  • Accounting management experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of CPA

  • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

  • Strong communication and social skills

  • CPA a plus

    • Significant accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
  • Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills

    • Proficient in enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
  • Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds

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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All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit for more information.

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