Controller

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842885_2719746

Parker Lynch is currently seeking a Controller for a Growing Food Delivery Start-Up Company in Chicago. This position reports directly to the CEO and has a potential growth opportunity to CFO.

The ideal candidate for this position will require 5+ years of accounting experience relating to month-end close, account reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgeting and forecasting. This company offers competitive compensation, free lunch in a fast pace environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Monthly financial statement reporting and analysis
  • Monthly closings
  • Budget preparation
  • Cash flow preparation, analysis and projections
  • P&L forecast coordination
  • Account reconciliations
  • Evaluate and maintain strong internal controls
  • Sales tax preparation
  • Coordinate required data for outside accountants for annual tax submittal
  • Hiring, training and retaining highly skilled accounting staff

 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ Years of Accounting Experience
  • Bachelor’s in Accounting is required
  • CPA is a plus
  • Experience working with QuickBooks
  • Strong excel skills required
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, particularly in building relationships and influencing senior executives 
  • Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills

Compensation: $90K - $100K

Employment type: Full time Direct-hire

If you are interested and would like to learn more about this Controller role in Chicago, IL apply below or send your resume directly to bryan.shea@parkerlynch.com.