Assistant Controller

  • Location
    Beaverton, Oregon
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842890_2758903
  • Salary:
    $ 10000 - $ 120000

Rapidly growing organization in Beaverton is expanding their accounting team and hiring an Assistant Controller. This team exceeds the status quo and is always looking for better ways to run their business. They operate in a casual environment, but get serious work done! This is an opportunity to supervise a team, while influencing policy and procedure in response to growth.  The ideal person will have public accounting experience, SOX, and supervisory experience. This is a permanent position, paying $100,000-120,000 plus generous bonus.

This team is currently managed by two former Big-4 leaders, and they love hiring individuals with similar background!

PERKS: Pet friendly office, casual environment, on-site gym, 100% Employer paid health insurance, generous PTO, competitive 401k match

THE JOB:
This is a supervisory position that oversees and mentors 4-6 staff accountants. This person will continue to build out the team, as business grows.

  • Provide direct team oversight over full monthly financial close within a multi-entity setting
  • Review balance sheet reconciliations, post journal entries as needed
  • Mentorship and development of new staff members
  • Lead process improvement and training initiatives
  • Maintain SOX controls and documentation
  • YOU:
    You’re a flexible leader with a good sense of humor. You wouldn’t be caught dead saying “This is how we’ve always done it” You appreciate a casual environment while understanding how to lead a driven team. Of course, there are some basic requirements:

  • Thorough GAAP and SOX understanding
  • BA Degree in Accounting is required, CPA or MBA highly preferred
  • Public Accounting background is highly preferred
  • Strong leadership aptitude, not afraid to learn on the job and direct others
  • 6-8 years of month end financial close experience – having reviewed other’s work.  
  • To learn more, email your resume directly to ann.whitman@parkerlynch.com.