Assistant Controller

  • Location
    Dallas, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 100000 - $ 110000


Parker+Lynch is looking to fill an Assistant Controller job in Dallas, TX with a services company. This position will be responsible for the financial reporting function, and help supervise and mentor a team of staff and senior accountants.



The Assistant Controller job duties include:



  • Complete ownership of all the financial statements (by entity, office, and department) ensuring their completeness while adhering to tight deadlines.
  • Responsible for the presentation of financials to the Controllers with accompanying discussion and explanation of variances.
  • Oversee the general ledger team and decide the resolution to their reconciliation issues.
  • Provide advice to staff regarding the handling of non-routine reporting transactions.
  • Review and approve general ledger journal entries and inter-company transactions.
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close.
  • Support budget and forecasting activities.
  • Develop and implement workflow process improvements.
  • Establish and maintain accounting policies and procedures and ensure compliance.
  • Assist with the testing and installation of financial systems as required.
  • Provide generalized financial information and assistance to management.





  • BA in Accounting or other related course of study (CPA preferred but not required)
  • 7-10 years accounting experience
  • Strong financial / analytical / modeling skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Be an independent worker with a team player attitude
  • Possess strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrate a strong proficiency in Microsoft software

If you are interested in this Assistant Controller job or other Accounting and Finance career opportunities from Parker + Lynch please email Rami Muhanna at or visit our website at