Controller - Government Contracting

  • Location
    Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 100000 - $ 135000


Parker + Lynch is recruiting for a Controller in Santa Fe, New Mexico area. Do you have experience in government contracting? We are working with an 8A designated client who needs a Controller with strong technical and people skills.  If you want the opportunity to work for an organization that truly cares about their employees, this could be a great position for you. This dynamic organization has an exceptional senior leadership duo in the CFO and CEO.  

This is a fantastic opportunity with multiple and varied responsibilities for a self-motivated, proactive thinking, dedicated person comfortable working with minimal supervision.

Successful candidates must be committed, disciplined, discrete, and trustworthy.

***Our client is allowing remote work during the pandemic, the expectation would be to work out of the office in 2021 once it is safe to do so***

  • Prepares monthly financial statements
  • Maintains and balances subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions; resolving discrepancies
  • Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts; reconciling entries for multiple books
  • Financial contract management
  • Bank reconciliations for multiple accounts
  • Individual expense tracking and reconciliation
  • Budget and forecasting
  • Summarizes financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet
  • Work closely with outside audit CPA
  • Implement and maintain reporting procedures to comply with internal control and GAS requirements
  • Ad hoc projects as needed
  • Other tasks include partnering with Contract and Legal departments
  • Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance
  • 7+  years of directly related experience
  • Proficient in business related software: particularly Deltek and Microsoft Office
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Highly organized, attention to detail and adaptable to change
  • Results oriented self-starter
  • Comfortable working with and protecting highly confidential information
  • If you are ready to make a career change for this role or something similar, I want to talk to you. All conversations are confidential.  If this is not the position for you but you are interested in making a change in accounting, finance, office professional or human resources contact me to discuss other available positions.  Megan McQuay at or visit our website at

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