Robert Half Finance & Accounting Assistant Controller - Privately Held Construction Co. (JS) in Houston, Texas

Our client, a privately held Construction/Industrial Services company, is actively seeking an Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller to join their team.

This individual will join a stable company with 15+ years of history and annual revenues of $20MM+. Reporting directly to the CFO, this role will have overall responsibility for the initial preparation of the monthly financial statements, general ledger, payroll, billing, and general accounting.

Representative areas of expertise desired:

  • 7+ years of work experience with 3+ in leadership
  • Experience within the Construction industry, specifically exposure to working closely with a GC as a subcontractor
  • Project Billing – Time and Materials, AIA, Guaranteed Maximum, Cost Plus, etc
  • Oversight of in-house Payroll, preferably with a Union shop
  • Software – Timberline or equivalent
  • Supervision of staff

The ideal candidate will have a degree in Accounting and desire to work within a privately held organization. CPA a plus but no mandatory. Laid back personality but very strong attention to detail and focus on accuracy.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience but a target base salary range of $60K-$80K is ideal. Discretionary bonus and strong benefits including healthcare, 401K, etc.

For confidential consideration send a copy of your resume to Jacob Shupe at or call 713.623.4700.

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Req ID: 04040-0008873267

Functional Role: Assistant Controller

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Houston

Postal Code: 77003

Compensation: $60,000.00 to $80,000.00 per year

Requirements: Sage Timberline, Construction Projects - Accounting, Financial Statement Preparation