Robert Half Finance & Accounting Controller in ATLANTA, Georgia

Our client, a logistics company in Gwinnett, is currently seeking a Controller for their growing Accounting team. The Controller is a key member of the Accounting team and reports to the VP of Finance. The Controller is responsible for the implementation and administration of company accounting policies, procedures and systems. The Controller will have outstanding technical accounting expertise and provide hands-on leadership for all accounting functions, provide direct day-to-day supervision and development of Accounting Department employees. Responsibilities:

  • Review journal entries; enter into general ledger system as necessary during month end close process
  • Manage fixed assets
  • Supervise accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll departments
  • Prepare and review account reconciliations
  • Prepare and perform analysis of financial reports from general ledger and associated reporting tools
  • Assist in special projects and reporting
  • Assist in the development of policies, systems, and special financial studies.
  • Play an important role in the preparation and review of the company's financial statements (monthly, quarterly, annually)
  • Review and analyze the balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement For consideration, please email resumes directly to Nick Parker at

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Req ID: 00920-0008867113

Functional Role: Controller

Country: USA

State: GA


Postal Code: 30340-3504

Compensation: $90,000.00 to $110,000.00 per year


  • 6+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant – Preferred
  • Master's Degree in Accounting-Preferred
  • In depth knowledge of US GAAP
  • Experience working with a large ERP system