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Robert Half International Assistant Controller in Gill, Massachusetts


Robert Half Direct has an immediate opening for a full-time Assistant Controller to assist the Controller with financial management and reporting requirements for a client in the educational industry.

This position assists in the preparation, analysis, and distribution of the financial statement package and reports, budgets, and internal financials. The Assistant Controller will review and recommend changes to internal financial controls, assist in the oversight of the activities of the Finance, Purchasing and Accounts Payable Departments and act as back-up to the Payroll Administrator. Additional responsibilities include overseeing and reconciling the general ledger accounts and undertaking special projects as assigned by management.


  • 5+ years of experience as assistant controller or other similar position

  • Non-profit work experience is required

  • BSc/BA in accounting or finance

  • Certified Public Accountant preferred

  • Experience in the educational industry is a plus

  • Candidates must possess outstanding analytical, organizational skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team, as well as being a self-starter

  • Experience handling multiple projects concurrently is preferred

  • Strong general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, income tax and banking knowledge

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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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. 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. Visit for more information.

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