Financial Controller in Dallas, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/29/2020

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Job Description

Vaco has partered with an incredible client that is in need of a Corporate Controller for their healthcare practice. This is a contract-to-hire opportunity that has tremendous growth opportunity. This organization runs lean, so this Controller will be fully hands-on with only a few support staff and reporting directly to the CFO. This client is offering an attractive pay rate/salary that is above-market.


  • Managing accounting and financial reporting
  • Establishing and coordinating all accounting procedures
  • Investigating significant trends/variances in financial data
  • Handling AP, AR, Payroll, Tax functions as well as Cost and Inventory Accounting
  • Providing daily and/or weekly analysis, and reporting on operational performance as it relates to the business activities including monitoring margins, variances, and giving feedback
  • Assisting in the formulation of the budget and preparing the monthly budget variance analyses
  • Government contracting and RFP/Contract Management process
  • System conversion/implementation

As Controller, you will serve as a financial expert for our client. This involves handling a variety of general to complex accounting functions, providing analytical support, and supervising staff.

Type of business: Healthcare

Role: Hands-on Controller

Requirements: Full cycle accounting - supported by one AP clerk and one AR clerk. Needs to understand Government Contracting and the RFP/Contract management process

System: Oracle, but will be changing and the new system hasn't been confirmed - need to be familiar with system changes

Start: end of August

Expected length of contract: indefinite - preference is Contract-to-Hire

Size of department: Director/CFO and 2-3 support staff

Summary: Help with private-equity spin off from a public company and then transition to growth mode. Conduct day-to-day consistent accounting and finance activities. Will include full cycle accounting and treasury responsibilities. Role will continue to go and evolve as carve-out grows and evolves.

About Vaco:
Let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Our client has an immediate opportunity for an experienced Controller. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced Controller and you want to partner with the best, apply today!