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Corporate Controller 

Category Accounting/Finance  

Responsible for day to day operations of the general accounting team and managing the firm's financial information.

This role will may be filled in EYP's Albany, NY, Boston, MA, Washington DC, Atlanta, GA, or Houston, TX offices; Albany, NY is preferred and relocation will be provided.


  • Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal budgetary reporting requirements (FAR, ARRA, etc)
  • Establish and implement short- and long-range departmental goals, objectives, policies, and operating procedures
  • Establish and maintain GAAP-compliant accounting, design and implement appropriate financial controls and procedures
  • Direct financial audits and provide recommendations for procedural improvements
  • Provide mergers and acquisition accounting advice
  • Oversee activities related to the company's ESOP and 401k plan
  • Oversee corporate income tax filings to ensure accuracy and timely completion
  • Timely reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts
  • Oversee the activities of the general accounting group within the Finance department, including accounts payable, payroll, general ledger, fixed assets, joint ventures and leases
  • Accurate and timely dissemination of financial information and management reports
  • Oversee disbursement activities and monitor daily cash flow position
  • Assist the CFO in matters related to financing and credit
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to accounting team, and others as needed
  • Act as an integrated, collaborative member of the Finance team
  • Respond to requests for finance related information and support
Position Requirements
  • BS/BA in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration or related field; CPA preferred
  • 15 years of accounting and finance experience required; prior managerial and controller experience required
  • Knowledge of finance, accounting, cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles required
  • Knowledge of federal and state financial regulations required
  • Ability to prepare financial reports and statements
  • Must have strong computer skills and advanced spreadsheeting skills
  • Experience in Deltek ERP preferred
  • Must be able to provide leadership to the Finance team
  • Must be able to communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Prior experience with an ESOP preferred
  • Prior experience in architectural or engineer firms strongly preferred
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Corporate Controller  
Req Number ACC-20-00009  
Location Houston - EYP  
About the Organization
EYP is the leading architecture and engineering firm developing new ideas and design solutions with mission-driven clients in higher education, government, healthcare, and science & technology.

Our clients are in the business of changing lives for the better: promoting peace and prosperity; educating the next generation; transforming the healthcare experience; driving discovery and innovation; and protecting the environment. They expect their buildings to have as profound an impact on human behavior and performance as they do on energy and the environment - that's why they come to EYP.

We believe the built environment empowers our clients to succeed - as individuals and organizations - and that their success should be a key measure of building performance. Our interdisciplinary Total Impact Design approach helps clients achieve their mission.

We begin by understanding the 'whys' driving every client's vision, needs, and goals. We encourage our clients to be ambitious - to imagine a future where expectations are achieved and even surpassed. The design we co-create is realized through creative collaboration and an iterative process tested and informed by rigorous research. Long after project completion, we continue to partner with clients to measure and analyze how a building contributes to the ongoing success of their mission.

EYP design innovation is characterized by our dedication to:

• People - liberating potential to transform human performance
• Purpose - actively helping clients advance their mission
• Planet - maximizing available resources to advance sustainability
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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