Assistant Controller

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

Parker + Lynch is currently seeking an Assistant Controller with 5 plus years of experience at a growing company in Phoenix, AZ. This organization is ready for a talented and motivated individual with vision to grow with the team. This is a direct hire role, and will move fast.

This role will assist the controller with all aspects of leading the accounting process, maintaining internal controls, ensuring timely completion of financial statements, reporting to upper management, and dealing with outside partners. Proven communication skills are a must!


  • Preparation and posting of journal entries in relation to month end and year end close
  • Monthly fixed asset account review and processing of corresponding updates to subledger
  • Process and/or review of monthly bank reconciliations
  • Lead the accounting and finance team with special projects and leading ad-hoc requests from other business units
  • Monthly travel and expense account reviews
  • Possess an ‘all hands on deck’ mentality when other team members are out of the office
  • Maintain relationships with vendors and other partners
  • Oversight of staff as well as collaboration and mentorship
  • Sales and use tax reviews
  • Handle collection of receivables that are in violation of terms

Skills / Qualifications:

  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a collaborative team-first manner
  • Possess an ability to function autonomously
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong professionalism, punctuality, attention to detail
  • Handle multiple projects and communications simultaneously
  • Strong desire to advance career and broaden industry knowledge
  • Proficiency in various Microsoft Office programs
  • Proven professional leadership in some capacity


  • 5 plus years of experience in accounting role(s)

Employment Type: Full-time direct hire

Work Hours: Flexible, Monday-Friday, typical business hours


To learn more about this Assistant Controller opening, please submit an application and current resume. Not quite what you were looking for? Browse our other available jobs in your location on the Parker + Lynch website!