Corporate Accounting Manager

Stable and expanding Renewable Energy company based in Austin, TX is seeking an Accounting Manager for a newly-created position. This individual will oversee a small team of staff, while reporting to the Corporate Controller and serving as a key player in the company’s financial statement preparation, month-end close, and investor reporting processes, along with assisting with FP&A duties, regulatory compliance, and working closely with auditors. This is an excellent opportunity for a driven Accounting professional to join an industry leader in a high-exposure role that will offer positive work-life balance, along with career growth opportunities.

Specific job duties will include, although not be limited to the following:

  • Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial close activities.
  • Hands-on oversight and review of journal entry preparation and account reconciliations, while managing A/P, A/R, payroll, and fixed assets.
  • Managing a team of three accounting staff, including monitoring departmental workflow to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources.
  • Responding to inquiries from the CEO, CFO, Controller, and other company leadership regarding financial results, including ad-hoc reporting requests.
  • Partnering with the Controller to manage the annual external audit process.
  • Providing training and coaching to new and existing staff as needed. Advising staff on various items such as the handling of non-routine reporting transactions, etc.
  • Supporting the maintenance and enhancement of internal controls, while facilitating the documentation and adherence to accounting policies and procedures.
  • Supporting the CFO and Finance Manager with budgeting, forecasting, and other FP&A duties.

To be considered, candidates should possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s (or Master’s) degree in Accounting
  • Five or more (5+) years of post-graduate Accounting experience
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license is required
  • Proven leadership experience as a manager, supervisor, or team leader
  • A background within Renewable Energy, Utilities/Electricity, Energy Trading or related sector is preferred
  • Previous experience in public accounting (Audit) is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of FERC accounting is strongly preferred
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills

The company will offer a competitive base salary, strong annual bonus target, and excellent benefits package to the chosen candidate, in addition to good work-life balance. Relocation assistance may be provided, if needed.

Posted On




October 20, 2023
Accounting & Finance


Austin, TX

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