Assistant Controller

  • 1101 Haynes St, Raleigh, NC 27604, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

The Assistant Controller role is a full-time position reporting directly to the Controller, with exposure to the CFO. The position will provide an opportunity to join a successful, rapidly-growing software company owned by one of the world’s leading private equity firms – Francisco Partners. The Assistant Controller will have opportunities to develop skills in many different areas, including finance operations, cash and expense management, financial reporting, software-specific US GAAP, audit compliance, and M&A integration. Success in this role will provide opportunities for increased levels of responsibility within the company's finance function.


  • Lead the month-end close process, including review of staff work
  • Directly manage 4+ team members and work collaboratively with another 5+ team members to ensure all work is completed accurately and on time; responsibilities will include all aspects of management: leading, coaching, training, and mentoring.
  • Become an expert on the company’s systems (Intacct, OpenAir, Salesforce) and champion process improvements
  • Research new accounting guidance and work collaboratively with Controller and CFO to implement changes to ensure compliance with US GAAP
  • Work closely and collaboratively with other members of the team to oversee revenue recognition (ASC 606) and other GAAP compliance requirements
  • Drive the collection of outstanding invoices and maintenance renewal process to improve DSO
  • Assist with the financial integration of acquired companies and other critical projects as needed

Preferred Qualifications

  • Public accounting experience
  • Experience in the software industry and/or working with software companies in public accounting
  • Knowledge of and experience with the new ASC 606 revenue recognition guidance
  • Experience with Intacct         

Required Qualifications

  • CPA license or MBA with a bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Corporate accounting and management experience (at least 3 years)
  • A minimum of six (6) years of accounting experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Passion for training, coaching and managing a high-achieving team
  • Strong desire to improve processes and streamline workflows
  • Excellent communication, analytical, and technical capabilities

​​​​​​​Why Prometheus Group?

We are a high growth, international software company comprised of a fun-loving, hard-working group of people who enjoy winning as a team! 

  • Located in downtown Raleigh
  • Triangle Business Journal 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies winner the past seven years
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Excellent Working Environment
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Flex Fridays
  • Company Events
  • Global Travel Opportunities
  • Career Progression

We offer an attractive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees.

  • Medical, dental, life and short term disability coverage 100% paid for employee
  • Retirement Savings with Generous Company Match & Immediate Vesting
  • Half Day Fridays
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Company Outings, Trips & Activities

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Additional Information

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