Contract Controller – Austin Texas

www.FrontlineSourceGroup.com

Our Austin, TX (South) client is seeking a contract controller for a 4-5 month assignment

Interested? Apply Now!

MAIN PURPOSE OF ASSIGNMENT

Execute existing ongoing Controller responsibilities while managing critical organizational projects including establishment of key accounting functions in-house, implementation of new financial applications, and ensuring compliance with current & upcoming software revenue recognition standards.

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MAIN ASSIGNMENT DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage established accounting functions in the areas of revenue recognition, AR, GL, contract review, etc.
  • Orchestrate projects to bring key accounting functions (Payroll, AP, Treasury, Tax, purchase card, etc) in-house and hire/train personnel for ongoing support of these functions; this will involve structuring policies, procedures, and controls necessary for best practices in these areas.
  • Assist in financial applications migrations (general ledger, timesheet reporting, etc).
  • Develop & document financial and administrative policies and procedures which will ensure the timely and accurate recognition of business in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), SOP 97-2 and subsequent Software Revenue Recognition guidelines.
  • Responsible for month-end accounting close and reporting in all balance sheet, subledger, revenue, & cash flow areas.
  • Responsible for accurate and timely processing of commissions
  • Responsible for accurate and timely customer invoicing and application of customer payments
  • Assume primary role in coordinating financial/revenue audits
  • Implement strategies for dealing with multiple company priorities while meeting critical deadlines for achieving financial goals.
  • Responsible for ongoing training required. Identify strengths and weaknesses of current staff for the formulation of ongoing training plans and appropriate evaluation measures.
  • Provides consistent professional direction to employees and help build positive effective interdepartmental communications to ensure process effectiveness.

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES

  • Interpersonal communication skills to interact with all levels of management and staff.
  • Strong project management experience in areas of accounting systems migration;
  • Experience structuring policies, procedures, & controls in establishment of new functional areas
  • Experience hiring appropriate, effective personnel to support newly created positions/functions
  • Strong problem solving abilities using reasoning, logic and experience.
  • Requires the ability to act independently and to follow through on assignments.
  • Experience with Great Plains a plus

EDUCATION / KNOWLEDGE

  • BBA in Accounting or Finance.
  • CPA
  • Extensive knowledge of VSOE concepts, SOP-97-2, GAAP and subsequent software revenue recognition guidelines

JOB EXPERIENCE

  • 2+ years’ supervisory experience preferred.
  • 5+ years’ business administration experience preferred.
  • 5+ years’ accounting experience preferred.

Please visit us on the web at www.frontlinesourcegroup.com

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/V/D.  Candidates must have authorization to work in the U.S.  Clients will not sponsor visas.

Frontline Source Group™ is one of the fastest growing Information Technology, Accounting, Legal, Human Resources, Administrative, and Clerical staffing and direct hire firms with offices throughout Texas, which include locations in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Houston, Sugar Land,  and The Woodlands.

Frontline specializes in matching top talent with companies for direct, contract, and contract-to-hire placements.  We work with clients and candidates in all areas of the United States and Canada.

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