Corporate Controller

  • Location
    Princeton, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - 4100/Finance
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 120000 - $ 140000

Corporate Controller

Parker + Lynch is conducting a search for a pharmaceutical organization looking to add a Controller to their team to lead the day to day accounting functions within the organization. This role is a blend between accounting and finance and will be responsible for all aspects related to the general ledger, along with budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis. This opportunity will allow you to partner with the executive leadership team to present financials, provide suggestions as to areas of improvement, and train/mentor a team.


  • Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting department and its team members.
  • Prepare and publish timely financial statements on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
  • Monitor the financial performance of the company through rolling weekly forecasts and general long-term forecasting.
  • Perform daily online bank account monitoring and reconciliation.
  • Work with project management and accounting staff to invoice subcontractors and ensure job cost accuracy
  • Manage support staff regarding the execution of payroll, accounts receivable and accounts payable, providing final accountability for accuracy.
  • Provide sales tax and payroll tax reporting for each respective business entity.
  • Ensure adherence to GAAP.


  • 7+ years of technical accounting/finance experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, CPA preferred
  • Experience with budgeting, forecasting, financial modeling, and the monthly/quarterly close
  • Pharmaceutical experience highly preferred
  • ERP system experience required, advanced Excel required

If you’re interested in learning more regarding the Corporate Controller opportunity, or additional roles we’re currently working on at Parker + Lynch, please email your resume to