Controller

  • Location
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849191_2721838

Parker + Lynch is recruiting for a Controller/Accounting Manager for a well-established nonprofit in Albuquerque New Mexico.  This role is for a permanent placement overseeing an accounting team of 2. In this position you will be a member of the executive team and report directly to the CEO.  Experience and passion for nonprofit are key in this role.  

**Our client has a sense of urgency in filling this role and will start interviews next week.**

 

This individual will be responsible for the following;

  • Oversee finance staff and review their work, AR, AP, cash management, reconciliations, month end close etc.
  • Support budget and forecast process
  • Strong understanding of GAAP implement new accounting standards
  • Month end close and financial reporting (monthly, quarterly and annual)
  • Support implementation and maintenance of accounting systems and software
  • Review and post complex month end journal entries
  • Support external audit (outside CPA - annual audit and tax)
  • AP, AR, payroll and banking supervision responsibilities
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with peer leadership to identify their needs and seek full range of business solutions
  • Supervise staff of 2
  • Strong professional demeanor with staff, clients and co-workers
  • Report presentation and ad hoc reporting
  • Additional tasks as needed

 

Qualifications for the Accounting Manager role include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 6+ years of progressive experience
  • 2+ years of supervision experience
  • Strong Microsoft office suite
  • QuickBooks accounting software knowledge is a nice plus

 

An ideal candidate will have strong relationship skills, display ambition about their position and have a sense of urgency while maintaining accuracy.

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to Megan.McQuay@parkerlynch.com or call 505-348-2982 for an initial conversation prior to sending your resume to learn more about the opportunity. All submittals will be held in confidence until consent to submit to client is given.