Interim-Controller

  • Location
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Contract/Temporary
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849191_2782264
  • Salary:
    $ 45 - $ 70

Parker + Lynch is looking for TWO consulting candidates who want to have broad business engagement and impact, for an interim-Controller type position. In this role, you will manage the process to ensure models are correct and fully accrued each month, payments, accounting and related financial controls are operating effectively. This will be a 4 to 6 month temporary opportunity with the possibilityof a permanent hire at the end of the contract. If you want to work in a very dynamic and high-profile area with significant visibility at executive management level, this might be the job for you!

Major responsibilities

  • Comparison of evidence and qualitative discussion of monthly financial results across global programs to support SOX controls
  • Recognize key financial results and movements across programs, then summarize and discuss them with key business partners
  • Review and monitor controls to ensure they are designed and operating effectively in partnership with compliance
  • Ensure timely cash flow forecasts by collaboration with the Treasury
  • Reach understanding of key financial results and movements across programs to summarize and discuss with key business partners
  • Engage with various business partners for a variety of program controllership and FP&A activities such as upholding accurate accrual models and appropriate accounting, as well as true-up activities. Also answer questions from business, area and subsidiary controllers
  • Ongoing review of actual spend against budget and direct necessary actions needed for any expected shortfalls
  • Lead all processes of budgeting, forecasting, and reporting for all accountable programs
  • Requirements

  • Proven communication and negotiation skills, ability to establish trusted advisor/consultant relationships, and capability to influence Executives and Business Decision Makers
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and vendor management skills
  • Prior background in engaging virtually with teams around the globe and providing leadership across finance teams
  • Deep understanding of month end closings
  • Command of Revenue Recognition Accounting
  • Foundational knowledge in financial reporting
  • Capacity to assess process and internal control weaknesses and identify improvements
  • Working knowledge of ERP system
  • 10+ years detail-oriented accounting and controllership or public accounting and internal controls experience and/or Internal Audit or Controls and Compliance
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field
  • CPA and/or CMA highly desired
  • If you are ready to make a career change for this role or something similar, I want to talk to you. All conversations are confidential. If this is not the position for you but you are interested in making a change in accounting, finance, office professional or human resources contact me to discuss other available positions.

     

     



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