Location: Houston, TX

Post Date: January 1

Employment Type: FA Direct Hire

Reference Code: #5746

Job Description

Accounting Manager, Service Operations, Houston, TX


  • 16 days paid time off, increases with tenure; 9 holidays
  • For Medical, Dental, Vision employer covers 80% for employee and 60% for family
  • 4% 401k match
  • Hired 16 people in 2017
  • Clients range from $2MM in revenues to upwards of $20MM
  • 3% turnover
  • Best selling point is work/life balance: 8-5 job (no weekends, no peaks)


  • Report to Chief Operating Officer and manage work team: provide daily oversight and direction of work, provide regular performance coaching, and create a training and development plan with each employee
  • Review all aspects of month-end, quarter-end and year-end close as well as account reconciliations performed by team. Monitor correspondence to/from clients
  • Manage client accounts including accurate workscope, account profitability, target margins, and quality of work performed. Interact with client through on-site visits and weekly telephone calls, and report client status to executive team
  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures and best practices for each client


  • Accounting Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years full cycle accounting, including month-end close
  • QuickBooks ProAdvisor certification and advanced Microsoft Excel skills required
  • Supervisory experience (2+ years)
  • Exceptional listening and explaining skills are essential
  • Multi-industry experience is preferred

Please submit resume above or contact Liz Van Burkleo at 713-255-0733 or lvanburkleo@talancegroup.com