Controller in Dallas, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/11/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Dallas, TX
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    At least 6 year(s)
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Job Description

Controllers, Investment Accounting - Renewables, Vice President - Dallas


We're a team of specialists charged with managing the firm's liquidity, capital and risk, and providing the overall financial control and reporting functions. Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm's counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm's success. The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail.

Controllers Divisional Overview:

Controllers ensure that the firm meets all the financial control and reporting obligations of a global, regulated and public financial institution. In the Controllers Department, our professionals measure the profitability of, and risks associated with, every aspect of the firm's business. Controllers also ensure that the firm's activities are conducted in compliance with the regulations governing transactions in the financial markets.

The Investment Accounting Team in Dallas is seeking an individual to support the team as an Associate. Investment Accounting is involved in the accounting and financial reporting for a portfolio of renewable energy projects.


  • Entity level accounting including asset level data uploads, journal entry preparation and input, monthly close procedures and financial statement preparation
  • Work is performed utilizing the JD Edwards, Yardi and Investran accounting systems
  • Ad hoc requests for entity financial data utilizing Excel and GL Company/Hubble applications
  • Prepare data to support the quarterly/annual financial statement audit process and the quarterly and annual requests from the internal tax group including, but not limited to the HLBV calculation
  • Responsible for various internal and external reporting requirements
  • Interface with other support areas, including tax, financial reporting, regulatory controllers, fund accounting, corporate treasury and operations


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Accounting
  • Background in renewable energy accounting a plus
  • IPO experience or accounting/reporting for a publicly traded entity a plus
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and detail orientation
  • Ability to use initiative and work efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Good PC skills, especially Excel