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  • Location: Brentwood, Tennessee
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #18196
  • Salary: $165,000 - $175,000 USD

The HT Group has partnered with a growing, PE-backed SaaS client based in the North Dallas area (hybrid) in the search for a qualified Controller for an immediate need. Our client is looking for a self-starter with previous experience leading teams and process in a growing setting managing transactional and operational GL close along with select FP&A/reporting focuses for areas such as: revenue, OPEX, and variances.  This position will be 3 days onsite and manage a team of 5+. 

Direct HireBase salary up to $170K+ 20% bonusHybrid – North Dallas, TX HQ

What you will do:

  • Lead month/quarter/year-end close activities for a team of 5 associates.
  • Support and advise senior management with insightful financial analysis and commentary on monthly financial results supporting operational management and driving profitable growth. 
  • Manage revenue recognition and ASC 606 compliance
  • Support senior management in driving performance against financial and operating benchmarks.  
  • Provide financial guidance on revenue recognition implications on customer contracts, technical accounting and financial reporting issues
  • Assist CFO in the annual budgeting process by working closely with all functional areas to define goals, including annual and rolling operating and capital budgets. 
  • Own the financial close and reporting cycles, ensuring accuracy, timeliness and compliance with GAAP standards.
  • Support ongoing system improvements of NetSuite ERP.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related; MBA preferred.
  • CPA certification highly preferred.
  • Minimum 8+ years accounting experience in a senior accounting or management role within the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) or related sector.
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and managing large Excel based models and data sets required.
  • History of driving initiatives of continuous process improvements (close cycle, financial reporting, system-driven automation).
  • Hands-on knowledge of NetSuite highly preferred.
  • 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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