Controller in Houston, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 10/4/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    10/4/2021
  • Job ID:
    306243
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (704) 357-8860

Job Description

Volt Professional Search is partnering with an international, privately held transportation & logistics company to identify their next Controller.  They are a classic mid-market company on a high growth path.

The ideal candidate will have proven industry experience with annual revenues in excess of $25 million. The controller will manage and supervise all aspects of accounting from job estimating to month end closing. As a strong communicator and skilled financial analyst, you will make it your mission to ensure timely invoicing and accounting support to operations. You will produce thorough financial-status reports for senior management to help improve operational efficiency and aid in their continued growth.

OBJECTIVES OF THIS ROLE

  • Provide comprehensive financial updates to senior management by evaluating, analyzing, and reporting appropriate data points
  • Guide financial decisions by applying company policies and procedures to current economic landscape
  • Develop, implement, and maintain financial controls and guidelines
  • Achieve budgeting goals with proper scheduling, analysis, and corrective action
  • Help develop and support short and long-term operational strategies

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Must have a CPA or actively pursuing.
  • MBA a plus.
  • Must possess knowledge of all aspects of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
  • At least three years of relevant experience in a manager or controller role.
  • Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued.
  • Proficiency with QuickBooks accounting software in a $10 million+ enterprise preferred.

For consideration, please send an up-to-date resume to debsmith@volts.com and we can schedule a time to discuss the company and role in detail.