Assistant Controller

  • Location
    Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
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Do any of these words describe you: Analytical, data-driven, detail oriented, focused, innovative, team player, persevering, visionary? Are you hungry to take your career to the next level at a growing company with massive room for growth and learning? Parker + Lynch is seeking an Assistant Controller to be an integral part of the financial team at a strong organization in Scottsdale, AZ.

Role Overview

Being the right hand to the controller, the assistant controller will lead month end & year end close procedures, while managing a team of direct reports. This is the perfect opportunity to take a step towards the goals that you seek!

Consistent Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of pertinent software packages
  • Assist in the preparation and review of corporate accounting policies
  • Supervise day to day accounting operations
  • Manage general ledger accounting, A/P, A/R, fixed assets and various other accounting activities
  • Conduct financial analysis for management team
  • Identify and lead process improvement initiatives
  • Act as a liaison between accounting department and other teams
  • Analyze and prepare cash flow forecasts
  • Report on revenue trends and expense variance analysis
  • Assist with the preparation of forecasts and budgets
  • Work closely with the team to complete timely month end close


  • BA/BS degree in accounting or related
  • CPA is preferred but is not required
  • Advanced excel skills are a must
  • Great understanding of GAAP
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Interest in mentoring associates to build the efficiency of the accounting team


  • 3-5 years of accounting experience. Consistent job history preferred.


Employment Type: Full-time direct hire

Work Hours: Flexible, Monday-Friday, 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!