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Our client with a growing presence nationwide is adding a Controller to their organization. If you are looking for the next step in your career into management, or have prior managerial experience and want to continue growth within a dynamic organization, apply today!


  • Oversee the management of all accounting and finance functions for AR, AP, Payroll, Billing, and GL
  • Develop Financial Projections and Reporting for Management
  • Work closely with external auditors for annual audit
  • Work with external tax preparation team for quarterly and annual income tax filings, as well as ongoing tax compliance
  • Establish and maintain controls that verify the integrity of all systems, processes, and data
  • Analyze insurance requirements and compliance of current and potential contracts
  • Monitor assigned company performance to established financial targets and provide input on variances and corrective action where necessary
  • Continue to drive process improvements across the financial functions to gain efficiencies and provide a competitive advantage in our industry
  • Assist with implementation of new ERP system and assess impacts across company divisions
  • Lead and supervise team members who are responsible for various accounting functions
  • Develop training guidelines and programs for each department
  • Interview, hire, and evaluate members of the team and directing work accordingly


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required, Masters degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration is preferred
  • CPA or CMA certification required
  • 7+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience
  • 2+ years of supervisory or lead experience helpful
  • Experience with creating financial statements, general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent organizational skills and tendencies
  • Strong attention to detail
  • 10-15% travel

Work Model:

  • Hybrid

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Palmer Group at (515) 225-7000 or email at 

Ref: JOB-38972

Palmer Group

(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: West Des Moinse, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$120000 - $150000