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Divisional Controller in Houston, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 4/8/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Houston, TX
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description


Dynamic, fast-growing organization for a Divisional Controller to $135,000 plus bonus.


The Division Controller will direct the financial activities of the Division by establishing and maintaining effective fiscal procedures and controls, analyzing performance and recommending or directing action needed to maximize the financial return of the business to the division and the corporation.

  • The Controller is accountable for ensuring accurate books and records in accordance with GAAP and that the business is conducted in compliance with division and corporate policies, procedures and practices; ensures accurate and timely processing of daily, weekly, and monthly responsibilities and reports.
  • Establish and maintain accounting policies, systems, procedures.
  • This position will direct the preparation and analysis of the division’s annual budget, capital plan, monthly operating results, trends, capital projects and operating forecasts in order to meet division objectives.
  • Management of the finance staff on a day to day basis including financial transactions, analytical work and overall development of team members.
  • Accountable for timely communication with the VP of Finance & Accounting regarding internal controls, reporting, and business analysis to keep information flowing to all management levels.
  • Responsible for performing all month-end close procedures and preparing monthly financial results, including key metrics and job costing data.
  • Prepare annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and ad hoc outlooks.
  • Assist in preparation and review of financial justifications for capital projects. Track capital project spending, timing and cost impact against project plan, forecasts and budget to understand and report variances.
  • Ensure adherence to Corporate and Divisional accounting and internal control procedures.
  • Coordinate the annual audit, maintain audit schedules, and assign tasks; compile and collect audit PBC list and regulatory filings.
  • Analyze operating costs in detail and partner with operation leaders to develop actions to increase profitability and enhance long-term return on investment.
  • Assist with acquisition due diligence and integration.
  • Perform special studies and analyses upon request.


  • BBA in Accounting or Finance.
  • CPA is a plus.
  • Experience in financial reporting, general ledger accounting, A/P, A/R, Fixed Assets, and Financial Analysis is required.
  • 10+ years of experience in a financial function within a growing organization.
  • Strong knowledge of internal controls and US GAAP accounting required.
  • Proven supervisory, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Outstanding ability to communicate, motivate and partner with business operation leaders.
  • Advanced MS Office experience required.
  • Desire to be part of a growing company/team.
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills, individual should prioritize and plan work activities efficiently.