Accounting Manager

  • Location
    Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

A growing Milwaukee area firm is targeting an Accounting Manager. Reporting to the controller this position will be responsible for all areas relating to the financial reporting activities of the firm. This role requires an individual who will have the ability to identify and implement process improvement initiatives. They must also possess the interpersonal skills to work on cross functional teams. This organization has a tenured staff of well-respected individuals that have a central customer service mission.  Professional, but relaxed would be the best way to describe the organization.


  • Responsible for all aspects of the Monthly/quarterly/annual close process. 
  • Management of staff of 4 professionals
  • Monitor account balances; reconcile bank statements
  • Prepare and provide financial statements for upper management and conduct ad-hoc analysis as needed.
  • Act as primary contact for audits and tax issues


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is REQUIRED
  • 3 – 8 years accounting experience
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to work under tight deadlines.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively across multiple areas of the organization.

Parker + Lynch has one of the most experienced teams assembled in Milwaukee, WI area for Accounting and Finance positions.

If this opening is not a fit, our team is working on over 30 different jobs the Milwaukee, WI area.  Roles include: Assistant Controller, Controller in Training, Accounting Manager Cost, Internal Audit, IT and External Audit, Controller, CFO, Financial Analyst, Senior Accountant, Staff Accountant, Compliance and Tax.  Positions in the Manufacturing, Service, Retail, Non -  Profit, Healthcare, Distribution and Venture Capital sectors are available on a regular basis.