Assistant Controller

Houston, TX 77056

Posted: 09/22/23 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Function: Accounting/Finance Job ID:: 127665 Pay Range: $120,000-150,000 / year

Job Description

Assistant Controller - Onsite role in the Galleria
A growing professional services company is looking to hire an Assistant Controller. Qualified candidates will have a financial accounting background, management skills, and proven experience managing general ledger accounting, along with billing and collections.
Assistant Controller Duties:
  • Oversee daily activities and development of both teams
  • Review reports and analysis to enable informed decision-making by internal parties as well as to comply with requests by external parties
  • Responsible for ongoing automation and efficiency of both the billing and collections process
  • Responsible for developing additional reporting metrics and analysis tools
  • Responsive team player with ability to quickly prioritize among numerous pressing tasks
  • Development of staff, both professionally, as well as aligning them with our current culture and building engagement within the firm
  • Supervise 2-3 direct reports

Assistant Controller Qualifications:

  • 7-10 years of general accounting experience
  • 5 years of managerial experience required
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to discuss financial matters across a range of both financial and non-financial management levels
  • Proven ability to work with minimal direction, while being resourceful and independent in solving problems
  • Ruthless prioritization with the ability to handle competing priorities
  • Deadline driven, detail oriented and expertise in time management
  • Proven experience working in a matrix environment
  • Working knowledge of all facets of accounting- accounts payable, account receivable, billing, and general accounting
  • International accounting experience preferred


Meet The Recruiter

Molly Gutierrez, CPC
Direct Hire Recruiting Manager

My recruiting specialty starts from the top down, allowing me to work with everyone from C-level Executives to Entry Level graduates within the Accounting, Finance, and Supply Chain arenas.

I’ve been with Burnett Specialists since 2012, and I love finding the right fit for both my clients and candidates!

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