Assistant Controller

9Gauge Partners - Austin, TX4.6

Full-timeEstimated: $78,000 - $110,000 a year

Our clients are interesting. They have significant growth potential and complex financial situations. They range in size from pre-revenue/pre-funding start-up to publicly traded mid-market companies. They're things like fundraising, IPOs, major system implementations, green field start-ups, internal restructuring, validating new markets and testing new strategies - and they want help.

That’s where 9Gauge comes in. We bring a team of consultants who have the operational context and strategic focus to ask the right questions, apply industry best practices, and architect solutions that allow our clients to make great decisions to drive their business. We advise and we do the work.


You will be hands-on in our Assistant Controller job. At 9Gauge we call this role Sr. Associate. You think critically, you ask questions. Clients like to work with you. You coach and you collaborate. You will make an impact daily. Our consultants are working on multiple client engagements and internal teams at the same time. You are comfortable having responsibilities that will often vary significantly from month to month.


You have a passion for the consulting work-style and entrepreneurial attitude. Self-motivation, maturity, and versatility come naturally to you. The ability to work proactively, solve problems and make decisions with minimal supervision is your style. You pride yourself on your resourcefulness when it comes to challenges and problem solving.


You must have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field. 5 or more years progressive accrual accounting experience and strong excel skills are required. You must have exceptional communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills with enthusiasm for teamwork.


You have experience with SaaS companies and GAAP Rev Rec.
CPA/candidate and experience with QuickBooks or NetSuite is a huge plus!
Bonus points for having experience in Big Four public accounting.

The 9Gauge Partners culture is tough to beat. We have been named one of the Austin Business Journal’s Best Places to Work and we are rated in the top 5 in Austin for Glassdoor Reviews. Our employees are empowered in serving their clients, work alongside a supportive team and with progressive leaders who truly value transparency and the impact our team makes each day. Our team enjoys competitive base salary and bonus structure, full benefits packages, and flexibility in work location and schedule.


Are you an A Player? Does the Assistant Controller/Sr. Associate role describe you? Don’t delay, submit your application now!