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Hands-On Controller
Ref No.: 20-00043
Location: Gaithersburg, Maryland

Penacity/AboutWeb, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, information technology consulting, product development and DevOps is seeking a Hands-On Controller. As a certified small business this is an exciting opportunity for the right person to be completely involved in all accounting, financial and business aspects of our growing company. The Controller responsibilities will include being hands-on with all aspects of the day to day accounting as well as performing the month end close process, accounts payable, account receivable, billing, payroll, human resources, fixed assets and presenting the financials to key management. This position will also involve financial analysis. This person will be the primary contact with our banks, help negotiate pricing for government contracts and oversee project management on existing contracts. This individual will also take the lead role in the selection and negotiation of all the insurance related policies including Medical, General Liability, Umbrella policies and Worker Compensation. This position will work from our Hanover, MD location.

The Controller will also provide tax guidance when needed as well as being involved as an integral part of the Management team helping to set the strategic direction of the company. This a great opportunity for an accounting professional to take the next big step in their career progression as well as getting a chance to learn all aspects a small but growing company. Skills:

· Credibility, ethical, full disclosure and clean financial history

· Confidential, understand the ethical standards of a CPA

· Exceptional work ethic

· Strong communication skills: oral, written, presentation and in person

· Leadership skills

· Problem solver

· Ability to listen and think innovatively


· Bachelor's Degree, with an Accounting major

· CPA is preferred but not required

· Public Accounting experience a plus but not required

· Minimum of 5 years of practical work experience in accounting or finance

· Quickbooks or related accounting software experience

· IT Government Contract experience a plus but nor required


This is great opportunity to part of a emerging company in the one of the leading industries (Cybersecurity) with unlimited potential for growth. AboutWeb is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penacity, LLC, a Maryland-based SDVOSB cybersecurity company. AboutWeb is an SBA-certified HUBZone small business. If interested please send resume and cover letter to