• Location: Houston, TX
  • Job #: 9736
  • Job Type: FA Direct Hire
  • Category: General Accounting

* Excellent opportunity to get on CFO track
* Remote role with ability to come into office when needed
* PE backed with a track record of promoting controllers to other roles within the family of companies 
* Reporting directly to CFO/Board member we have known about 8 yrs - Excellent person to learn from
* Heavy focus on operations, set up financial statements, create ad hoc reporting, be a part of strategic business decisions

Our client is a newly acquired, PE backed software company that utilizes artificial intelligence for the real world that leverages advances in computer vision, natural language processing, and machine learning to help organizations process, manage, and leverage their unstructured data such as business documents to streamline manual tasks, make better data driven decisions, and drive business value.  

  • The controller candidate needs to be a self-starter with a desire to build out the accounting and controls of a new business. 
  • Comfortable setting up systems and processes and have a continued desire to improve processes. 
  • Maintain daily interaction with the CEO/CFO, and other members of the senior management team.
  • All general accounting, monthly reporting, and cash management.
  • Creation of the annual budget, which will be driven by inputs provided by the senior management team.  
  • Monthly variance analyses comparing actual performance to budget.
  • Completion of an annual audit. 
  • Coordinating all tax and compliance filings. 
  • Heavy involvement in new development projects and strategic initiatives
  • The controller will assist in the preparation of board materials on a quarterly basis. 
  • 5-15 yrs experience
  • Public accounting background preferred
  • Software industry experience highly preferred
  • Experience with compliance at a wholly owned-foreign subsidiary
  • Knowledge of best practices for financial reporting processes/controls
  • CPA a plus
  • Willingness to do detailed work as well as higher level strategic initiatives

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