Controller

  • Location
    Richmond, Virginia
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_848933_2720274

Controller
We are currently working with a mid-size company based in Richmond, to help find their next Controller. The ideal candidate will be one who can provide direction through leadership along with hands-on review and performance of accounting and various analysis. The controller will be responsible for all accounting operations, maintaining controls to mitigate risk, along with producing timely and accurate financial reports and financial statements. Candidates must have at least 10 years of progressive accounting and management experience, along with a Bachelor’s in Accounting and CPA or MBA is preferred. 

Responsibilities:
•    Provide oversight and direction in all accounting activities, including month-end close and reporting
•    Provide job cost reporting to field and management 
•    Compile and provide monthly reporting package to executive team
•    Manage production of quarterly and annual budgets and forecasts
•    Provide analysis on monthly variances in financials 
•    Manage finance and accounting professionals and provide mentoring and training on an ongoing basis 

Qualifications & Education:
•    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
•    CPA or MBA is a plus
•    Advanced Excel Skills

Experience:
•    10+ years of experience
•    Expertise in GAAP
•    Previous Management experience required

Skills:
•    Motivated self-starter
•    Strong attention to detail and critical thinking capabilities 
•    Strong communication and interpersonal skills

If you are interested in this opportunity, please click ‘apply’ below! For immediate consideration or additional information regarding other available opportunities, please contact Aaron Bonda at aaron.bonda@parkerlynch.com or call 804-968-7956

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Parker & Lynch is highly regarded as an industry leader.   Parker & Lynch specializes in the career placement of top notch accounting and finance professionals.  When you work with our Richmond team, you will be greeted by a team of experienced financial professionals and tenured, executive recruiters.  As accountants and CPA’s from the industry we serve, we worked within the accounting and finance industries first, found the careers that make us happy, and now enjoy doing the same for other professionals.