VP Finance/Controller

  • Location
    Fort Worth, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 110000 - $ 130000

Parker + Lynch is recruiting for a VP of Finance job with a well-established company in Fort Worth. The VP of Finance will be responsible for the strategic support and management of accounting, financial reporting and auditing and leads merger and acquisition activity. This position works directly with the CFO on strategic initiatives and presenting financial information to the Board. It is a highly visible role that will build relationships across the organization and have full autonomy of the accounting department. This is a great opportunity for someone with good leadership, problem-solving and analytical skills to truly make an impact.

VP of Finance responsibilities include but are not limited to:  

  • Oversee the budgeting, auditing, tax functions, accounting, long range forecasting, and payroll and insurance activities for the organization.
  • Manage, hire and develops the accounting department comprised of 9 professionals
  • Oversees and directs the preparation and issuance of the corporation's annual report, annual shareholder meeting
  • Oversees employee benefit plans, with emphasis on maximizing a cost-effective benefits package
  • Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agencies
  • Implement accounting best practices
  • Provide leadership that drives the accounting department to continually exceed goals and objectives


  • Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from four-year College or university
  • 8+ years of experience within public accounting firm or progressive industry experience
  • CPA and/or MBA is preferred
  • Demonstrated background with GAAP, financial reporting and technical skills
  • Experience in budgeting, contract negotiation, mergers and acquisitions and change management is a plus
  • Ability to handle payroll including the mental conflicts that are associated with this responsibility
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including ability to articulate recommendations in a concise and timely manner
  • Able to handle multiple tasks while maintaining control and order

If you are interested in this VP of Finance job in Fort Worth and would like to be considered, please email your resume directly to Alison Sibley at alison.sibley@parkerlynch.com.