Assistant Controller

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

Assistant Controller


Parker + Lynch is seeking to fill the role of Assistant Controller for an Austin, TX company. The selected Assistant Controller for this role will be responsible for overseeing the departments that support Accounting and will work closely with the Controller.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, organize, implement, evaluate, and modify financial programs, informational support systems and processes as needed.
  • Train and manage staff, including organizing and prioritizing work assignments.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of financial accounting, budgeting, control, and reporting principles.
  • Review and interpret financial data to compare positive/negative outcomes.
  • Maintains financial records in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards and accounting principles.
  • Provides strategic consultation to management on financial issues, including financial, revenue and expense analysis.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, CPA desirable or the equivalent in experience
  • At least 4 years experience in public accounting or combined public and corporate roles


  • Technical and comprehensive knowledge of financial planning and accounting areas of a business.
  • Thorough knowledge of SEC reporting requirements required.
  • Knowledge of computerized information systems used in financial and/or accounting applications.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), logic, reasoning and strong inter-personal skills.

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