• Location
    Tempe, Arizona
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker+Lynch has partnered with an Arizona-based company whose headquarters is located in Tempe! We are assisting this company with a direct hire search for a CFO- one that will support the entire accounting and finance functions for the organization, which includes leading a small team of accounting employees. You are the right candidate for this opportunity if you have your bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, along with 7 years of related experience. You must have retail accounting experience to be considered.

Beginning compensation is between $120-130k, in addition to benefits and a 401k match.

If you meet the criteria below, please click “Apply with Us” or “Apply With Indeed”, as well as email your resume directly to Sara at

Primary Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Audit and approve accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions
  • Conduct high-level, complex general ledger and bank account reconciliations
  • Prepare and maintain budgeting and forecasting reports and tools to evaluate performance
  • Review and post journal entries and month end accruals and prepare quarterly tax filings
  • Manage inventory functions, book fixed assets and maintain depreciation schedules
  • Prepare for annual audit processes and oversee capital investment initiatives
  • Lead, train and develop accounting employees and assist with Ad Hoc projects
  • Education, Experience and Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • 7+ years of controllership or CFO experience in the retail space
  • Proficiency in Excel; Great Plains software experience is a plus
  • Advanced financial reporting, monthly close, AP/AR oversight, tax and inventory skills
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, verbal and written