Controller in Houston, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 8/23/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has been engaged to conduct a search for a Controller for a rapidly growing real estate company. This is an exciting opportunity to join a pre-IPO firm and play a significant role as they expand into other markets in Texas. The new Controller will be tasked with continuing to build the team, implementing additional policies & procedures and implement internal controls/SOX compliance. This highly visible, strategic role will continue to expand as the company continues to expand.

Qualified candidates will have public accounting experience, prior experience in the real estate sector and the ability to adapt and thrive in fast paced and ever changing environment. A CPA is strongly preferred.


  • Assist in creating best accounting practices in line with accounting regulations
  • Preparing and reviewing audit schedules, preparing financial statements and footnotes, answering auditors’ questions, and resolving problems
  • Ensure compliance with accounting and tax regulations 
  • Review and close weekly, bi-weekly, monthly financial reports
  • Prepare account reconciliations for GL accounts, bank accounts, and lines of credits 
  • Prepare and post monthly journal entries to the General Ledger
  • Oversees the Company's accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Create and maintain report functions in the Yardi application
  • Establish standard operating process for budgeting, financial reporting, cash management and revenue recognition, expenditures and fixed assets to ensure accuracy and completeness and integrity of financial statements and other financial information
  • Job Cost budget/variance analysis
  • Maintain a filing system for all financial documents
  • Filing income tax return, franchise tax return and other tax returns
  • Support Finance & Accounting Department initiatives, including software and systems implementation and other department or firm-wide improvements, through research, planning and implementation