Assistant Controller

  • Location
    Richmond, Virginia
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
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Assistant Controller 

Our client is looking for an Assistant Controller to join their team in Richmond, VA. The Assistant Controller reports directly to the CFO and is responsible for leading a small accounting team. Responsibilities include leading month-end close, producing financial reports and statements and performing ad hoc analysis. The ideal candidate for the role will have a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and progressive accounting experience with prior leadership experience. This position will be located in office with some remote possibilities – Apply Today!

•    Prepare necessary monthly journal entries for all accounts and lead month-end close
•    Produce financial reports and distribute to stakeholders
•    Prepare and review financial statements and perform variance analysis 
•    Oversee payroll processing
•    Review and ensure accuracy of payroll tax withholding and filing
•    Provide guidance to accounting staff including performance assessments and recommendations 

Qualifications and Education:
•    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
•    CPA – in process or completed, strongly preferred 

•    5+ years of experience 
•    Prior leadership experience

•    Strong organizational and analytical skills 
•    Effective written and verbal communication skills
•    Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively 

Salary: $60-70k 

If this position seems like a good fit to your background – apply online today or e-mail Aaron Bonda directly at Visit our website to see other positions we are currently working on

Parker & Lynch is highly regarded as an industry leader. Parker & Lynch specializes in the career placement of top notch accounting and finance professionals.  When you work with our Richmond team, you will be greeted by a team of experienced financial professionals and tenured, executive recruiters.  As accountants and CPA’s from the industry we serve, we worked within the accounting and finance industries first, found the careers that make us happy, and now enjoy doing the same for other professionals. 

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