Posted 4 days ago by Robert Half
Northville, MI
Application ends: April 29, 2023
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Job Description


Controller / Project Manager

Our client, located in Northville, MI, is looking for a Controller with project management experience. The ideal candidate has worked in the Automotive industry and is very strong in SAP. This is a long-term contract opportunity.

The day-to-day responsibilities will include:

+ Attain a thorough understanding of essential financial functions, then be able to summarize and discuss them with key business partners

+ Engage with various business partners for various controllership and FP& A activities like maintaining accuracy of accrual models, appropriate accounting, and participating in true-up activities

+ Analyze and observe controls to ensure they are effectively designed and operating in partnership with compliance

+ Full understanding of month-end close process, SAP system utilization for Actual reporting, forecasting and budgeting

+ Support SAP process and system testing, as required


The ideal candidate will have the following skill sets:

+ Excellent analytical, organizational, and vendor management skills

+ Highly skilled at communication with prior experience creating trusted advisor/consultant relationships and influencing Executives and Business Decision Makers

+ 5+ years professional accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance

+ Experience engaging with teams and providing leadership across finance teams

+ Well-founded grasp of System Testing

+ Process Improvement experience

+ Quality experience with SAP Configuration (SAP is must)

+ Practical knowledge of Intercompany Accounting

+ Proven knowledge of cross functional project management

+ Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field

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