Houston financial recruiting firm seeks a Controller.

Kappa Search, Inc. is a technical recruiting firm with offices in Chicago and Houston focusing on placement of accounting/finance, engineering, supply chain and operations professionals.   We are working with a market leading manufacturer of safety products located in the Colorado Springs, CO area that is currently hiring a Controller.  This is a permanent position offering a comprehensive compensation and benefits package along with an excellent opportunity to contribute and grow with a very well-established company.


The Controller is the principle manager of the operations and accounting staff.  Specific responsibilities are as follows:

  • Ensure financial data integrity
  • Create and review budgets and forecasts
  • Oversee financial policy compliance, create and manage company financial policies and procedures
  • Manage internal and external auditing
  • Coordinate annual inventory count
  • Approve and review capital expenditure requests


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • CPA is preferred
  • Strong database management and ERP skills
  • GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley expertise

Applicants with previous management experience, that have worked in a manufacturing or distribution environment, and having prior audit experience will be preferred.