Controller

  • Location
    Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842896_2719906
  • Salary:
    $ 115000 - $ 130000

Controller

Parker + Lynch is currently conducting a search for a Controller to join a consumer services organization in Willow Grove, PA. This role will report directly to the CFO and be responsible for leading the daily accounting functions within the organization including the monthly/quarterly close, budget preparation, and process improvements. This is a great opportunity to work with an organization that provides work/life balance, invest in employee training and tuition reimbursement, and promotes internally.  

Responsibilities:

  • Own all aspects of the general ledger, including revenue recognition, accounts receivable, expense recognition, accounts payable, and bank reconciliations; maintain chart of accounts
  • Ensure month end close deliverables are completed accurately and timely
  • Prepare monthly financial statements, compare to annual budget, and provide financial analysis
  • Understand, prepare and record required journal entries; independently verify source data
  • Prepare select journal entries and account reconciliations while reviewing and posting journal entries made by team
  • Develop improvements in key steps of the financial reporting calendar to improve further, the speed of the financial closing
  • Monitor business processes to ensure compliance with internal controls and documentation standards
  • Assist with annual preparation of operating budgets and regular forecasting activities.
  • Responsible for drafting, establishing, maintaining and implementing Company -wide financial and accounting policies, procedures and work standards
  • Ensure accounting policies are in accordance with GAAP
  • Liaise with external parties including bankers, auditors, and corporate tax authorities
  • Arrange for payment of company expenses, set policies and ensure compliance

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • 7+ years of accounting or finance experience
  • Previous managerial experience
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP
  • SAP software experience preferred
  • CPA a plus

If you’re interested in learning more regarding the Controller opening, or additional roles we’re working on at Parker + Lynch, pleas email your resume to james.kane@parkerlynch.com for consideration.