Consulting Controller-Houston


Consulting Controller-Houston Houston, Texas

vcfo is seeking a Consulting Controller

We are growing and adding a highly experienced Consulting Controller to our team in Houston. You’ll have the opportunity to make a difference working on multiple small to mid-sized client companies($5-100M), being a part of a collaborative organization and working in a variable hours environment. If this structure sounds like something you would enjoy, there is no better team to join than vcfo.

What does this role look like? You will interact with other Controllers on our team to build the practice and communicate effectively with all levels of the organization. Our Consulting Controllers usually work with each client 1-2 days a week and serve on the leadership team of 2 or 3 clients at once.

If you are a problem solver who likes change, variety, taking risks and are results-oriented, this position is right for you, there is no better team to join than vcfo.


 Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with vcfo team members and partner with leadership teams at companies based in and around Houston
  • Engage with the client’s team, adapting to a variety of client environments and industries
  • Generation of timely and accurate monthly financial statements.
  • Manage full accounting cycle
  • Providing tactical support for funding activities (such as M&A support, due diligence, term sheet review and evaluation, development of proforma cap-tables, coordination of funding close).
  • Creation and maintenance of corporate forecasts.
  • Experience managing other accounting staff and/or working in a team environment.
  • Work on multiple, significantly varied client engagements at one time
  • Assisting in the financial preparation of Board packages.
  • Development of financial policies and procedures.
  • Providing guidance and leadership in the enhanced use of ERP systems, conversions, and/or the selection of future software as required to support financial operations.

Requirements – Successful candidates will have:

  • Bachelor Degree in Finance or Accounting (CPA preferred)
  • 7+ years of progressive leadership experience
  • Ability to lead and effectively manage Assistant Controllers and junior level accounting professionals.
  • Leadership in development of financial policies and procedures
  • In depth experience with accounting software packages including QuickBooks, NetSuite, Intacct, or other mid-market accounting packages
  • Employ an entrepreneurial spirit and harness our training and coaching to expand business networks and find leads for new client work
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to manage accounting staff in a team environment

 As a Consulting Controller for vcfo, you will serve as a respected and trusted advisor to our clients. Our culture supports diversity, giving every employee a voice, and we band together to give back to the community through our vcfo gives™ program. Our employees have opportunities to work alongside the best in the business and increase their knowledge through work with varied clients and projects, while enjoying flexibility for quality work/life balance


  • Competitive hourly rates plus commissions
  • Company paid employee medical, dental, vision insurance
  • 2% match to 401k contributions
  • Company paid ST/LT disability and life insurance
  • Paid Time Off and company holidays


Houston, Texas

vcfo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Please visit our recruiting information on our website at to learn what our employees say about working for vcfo

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