$250K — $325K *
Doing a unique search for a growing company. Working with a Health Service/Life Science company to help locate talent for a Corporate Controller. The company was formed by synergistic mergers that brought together consumer genetic testing, lab services.
Responsibilities of the Controller
The Corporate Controller is a newly created role, will report to the Chief Financial Officer and supervise a staff of 4-5 employees to include a Financial Controller and Accountants. The current accounting structure isn’t sufficient to take the company public. Your role will be to put the structure together, build the accounting organization, monthly reporting, and audits to go from a private company to U.S. GAAP-based standards organization. We need someone with a strong public accounting background to lead that charge. The position will be based in Houston, travel is limited to once a year international and 3-4 times within the US to meet bankers in Chicago and Manhattan.
Requirements of the Controller
Preferred healthcare/life science/ digital health background, second priority would be broader high-tech industry.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
CPA Certification and Continuing Professional Education (CPE)
10+ years of experience in a senior accounting position
Experience in a senior accounting position from a publicly-traded company
Experience in public accounting, preferred from big 4 accounting firm
Advanced knowledge of professional accounting software
Valid through: 9/24/2021