Assistant Controller

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

Parker+Lynch is recruiting an Assistant Controller for a mid-sized manufacturing company in the western suburbs of Chicago. The company is looking to hire someone who is looking for the next step in their accounting career.


The ideal candidate is excited to lead a team and have immediate impact on the finance team. He or she wants to establish company policies and procedures, and help implement those ideas company wide. The candidate will lead the team in financial reporting & analysis, so they must have a strong understanding of accounting principles. If you are dedicated to making an impact on your team and looking for growth- apply below!  



  • Led the monthly, quarterly, and annual close
  • Prepare reporting package
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness in all reporting and accounts
  • Aid in the budget preparation
  • Assist in company audit where needed
  • Act as the liaison between the finance department, senior management, and company
  • Assist the Controller in daily responsibilities
  • Implement new company policies & procedures

Qualifications & Skills

  • Ability to multi-task with attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Excel, experience with other software a plus
  • Experience with a Big 4 is a plus
  • Desire to lead a team
  • Strong understanding of GAAP


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred


  • Minimum 5 years of experience in accounting


  • Beautiful, modern office
  • 401K with company match
  • Great growth track
  • Generous PTO policy

Employment Type

  • Full-Time

Work Hours

  • 8:00AM-5:00PM, 45 hours per week


For immediate consideration, email your resume to with “Senior Property Accountant” in the subject line.