• Location
    Austin, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:


Parker + Lynch is looking for a forward-thinking Controller in Austin, TX, who will manage the entire accounting process and drive financial decisions. The role is responsible for leading the monthly close, conceptualizing and owning process improvements and working closely with senior business leaders to help shape business decisions. The Controller will work across different departments to gather information, analyze data, generate presentations and provide recommendations. The ideal candidate will be organized, motivated, and will ready to take on any challenge. 


  • Manage all accounting, financial, tax and banking activities including compliance and audits
  • Compile, analyze and present monthly financial results in a timely, accurate and meaningful way
  • Draft monthly MDA for distribution to BOD
  • Prepare annual operating budgets and rolling forecasts
  • Establish, monitor, and enforce financial controls in accordance with best practices
  • Guide financial decisions by establishing, monitoring and enforcing policies and procedures
  • Develop and communicate financial metrics to senior management


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related field
  • 10+ years accounting experience in a senior accounting or financial management role
  • CPA preferred
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Experience manipulating and analyzing large raw data sets
  • Knowledge of finance and accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Experience managing, developing and leading an accounting department
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

If you’re interested in the Controller position and are available to work in the Austin area, apply now by sending your resume to Please send your resume in Word format and include your email and phone. This job doesn’t seem like the best fit for you? I’d still love to hear from you and discuss one of the many other accounting positions in the Austin area!