Accounting Team Lead

  • Location
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842888_2782565

Parker + Lynch is looking for an Accounting Team Lead with great organizational, leadership, and communication skills for a permanent full time job in Phoenix, AZ. The ideal candidate will possess a diverse accounting background, with full cycle accounting and financial statement preparation experience, management experience, and proven ability to consistently deliver in a dynamic environment.

Core Responsibilities

  • Prepare, develop and review monthly and annual financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principals (GAAP)
  • Assist the board with projects and business decision making
  • Ensure proper documentation of all financial transactions in accordance with US law
  • Verify proper accordance with internal control procedures
  • Review the reconciliations, accruals, journal entries, and special projects of staff
  • Create cash flow forecasts and flash reports
  • Ensure all sales and use tax is being properly accounted for
  • Review results as a function of budget and analyze variances when needed
  • Manage entire accounting function: from accountants to general ledger maintenance, to payroll
  • Lead the accounting and finance team with special projects and leading ad-hoc requests from other business units
  • Provide mentorship and direction to subordinates
  • Required Qualifications

  • 5 years of diverse accounting experience
  • 1 year of leadership experience
  • Experience in mentorship of direct reports
  • CPA designation
  • Skills

  • Professional and personable demeanor
  • Effective communicator
  • Proficient multi-tasker
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Teaching and mentorship are very important for this role
  • Systems implementations experience is a plus
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    If you have the qualifications above and are interested in this Accounting Team Lead opportunity – apply today! Not exactly sure what you are looking for? Browse other available jobs in your area online at the Parker + Lynch website.

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