Assistant Controller

Professional Alternatives

Job ID#: 9839

Assistant Controller  

Direct Hire; up to 85K + bonus

Austin – 78729

  • 3-5 years of public accounting; Big 4 or 2nd Tier firm experience
  • Audit experience HIGHLY preferred, will consider Transaction Services


  • Support Controller in directing activities of Accounting Department – AP, Subcontractor Payables, Payroll, Housing Receivables, job cost and general ledger
  • Assist in preparing annual Departmental Operating Budgets, Housing Budget, Capital Asset Budget, Land Development Budget and Cash Flow Budget
  • Assist Controller in preparing financial forecasts of projected revenue and profit in conjunction with financial analysis of budget vs. actual operating results
  • Assist in meeting all monthly, quarterly and annual reporting requirements of internal and external users
  • Assist in directing and overseeing the preparation of Personal Property, Sales and Use, and Real Estate Tax returns
  • Assist in designing, implementing and supporting procedures ensuring compliance with corporate policies
  • Work with and provide financial info to auditors and respond to audit reports
  • Approve expenditures and invoices
  • Partner with department managers to ensure consistent application of GL accounting and cost coding


  • Bachelor s Degree in Finance or similar; CPA preferred
  • 3-5 years of analyst/assistant controller experience with public company (or sophisticated private company)
  • Minimum 4+ years’ experience with interest in real estate finance and operations
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP Strong knowledge of cash flows, financial reports, and annual reports
  • Strong analytical, organization, communication and project management skills
  • Seeking leader with team spirit; collaborative, driven and high level performance  

Other Info: 

  • Amazing company culture with strong vision for promoting from within
  • Fast growing organization
  • Fun work environment, team spirited, and great benefits package



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