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  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #18024
  • Salary: $140,000.00 - $150,000.00 USD

The HT Group has partnered with an established engineering services client based in West Austin in the search for a qualified Assistant Controller for an immediate need. Our client is looking for a self-starter with previous experience leading regional teams and processes for a range of transactional and operational close tasks.  The position will also assist with the annual budgeting process along with light financial reporting duties. This position will be hybrid with 4 days in-office/1 remote per week. 

Direct HireBase salary up to $150K+ 10% bonusHybrid – West Austin, TX HQ

What you will do:

  • Lead regional month/quarter/year-end close for one of the firm’s largest business units
  • Oversee all regional transactional and operations-based GL activities including: AP, AR, Billing, Payroll and Fixed Assets
  • Assist Corporate Controller with any regional budgeting/forecasting facets
  • Assist with ongoing system and process improvements/enhancements
  • Leading and developing a small team to ensure best-practices and corporate alignment


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related; Master’s degree in Accounting preferred
  • CPA certification highly preferred
  • Big 4 or regional public firm experience preferred
  • Minimum of 7+ years progressive experience in either public accounting or industry combination required
  • Previous experience leading remote teams preferred
  • Previous Deltek Vision ERP experience a plus
  • Advanced MS Excel proficiency required
  • Demonstrated technical research and writing skills
  • Ability to leverage others within the organization to diligently gather facts
  • Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills; attention to detail and accuracy in work; and time management and organizational skills
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