Assistant Controller

  • Location
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849258_2719581

Parker + Lynch has been an established leader in executive recruiting and consulting for more than 25 years. We focus on aligning top accounting, finance, legal and consulting talent with high-level positions at prominent organizations across the country. Our skilled executive search pros can speak your language at an expert level, easily understanding what will be a good fit for your needs and your culture. P+L is actively looking for an Assistant Controller. The right candidate will assist in managing all aspects of the division’s historical reporting, anticipatory budgeting and financial projections. Act as the conscience of the division which, among other things, involves fiduciary responsibilities, business process improvement and challenging the thinking/decisions of the entire management team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • The Assistant Controller has the fiduciary responsibility of enforcing the operating procedures and policies established by D.R. Horton
  • The Assistant Controller must report financial results in conformity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) together with financial and accounting policies established by D.R. Horton. All reporting will be due at the times and in the format required by Corporate
  • The Assistant Controller must fully understand all aspects of the computerized accounting system deployed in the operating divisions, and utilize the system to its full capabilities.
  • The Assistant Controller is responsible for maintaining accurate budgets in the company’s computerized accounting systems, ensuring that all budgets reflect out contractual or estimated contractual liabilities at all times.
  • The Assistant Controller will support the Controller as requested in the preparation and reliability of all financial projections required by D.R. Horton’s corporate management.
  • The responsibility for all banking activities, as delegated by the Controller, rest with the assistant controller and must be executed in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • The Assistant Controller is expected to perform in both the financial and operational segments of the business
  • The Assistant Controller may be assigned the responsibility of other functions related to accounting and finance. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • Human Resources
    • Information Technology
    • Building/Equipment Maintenance

Supervisory Responsibilities

Directly supervises 1 or more employees in the Accounting Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.