Controller - Real Estate Development Firm 15403914
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: June 22, 2022
Amazing accounting leadership opportunity exists for a proven
real estate Controller/Assistant Controller.
Be the first Controller for a growth-minded company with deep roots
in the Washington, DC region.
Real Estate Controller - Washington, DC
Full-service commercial and residential real estate developer and
operator, located in Washington, DC, is experiencing growth and
expansion, and needs to hire its first Controller.
This is a small, entrepreneurial developer with a superb group of
people who work well together.
This Controller will have total leadership sight and responsibility
over the accounting function and process.
This is a one-person operation, with the support of outsourced
He/she should be able to work to "own" the daily tasks and help
create and sustain a "best-in-class" operation.
As the Controller, you will have responsibility for the day-to-day
accounting operations, including overseeing the month-end close,
preparing financial statements, and working with outside
Even with established accounting systems and procedures, this
client is looking for someone ready to analyze how they are doing
things now, and, if warranted, recommend, champion and implement
new ways of doing things. This is a role for someone to be part of
the business, not only a technician. He/she will receive some
administrative support and work with outside auditors and
accountants, but this will primarily be an independent
Role Breakdown: Assess and determine accounting support
requirementsManage all general ledger process and accounting
software operationsManage monthly and year-end closing activities,
prepare, post and reviews entries, runs reports, and addresses
issues related to preliminary and final closeLead the analysis of
current systems and procedures and provide recommendations on
upgrading accounting systems and procedures, and then
implementation as neededMaintain the accounting system, including
creating and deploying new reports, account numbers, modifying
reports and P&LsReview bank reconciliations and monthly general
ledger reconciliationsAssist with compliance requirementsOversee
preparation and issue of billings and monitors collectionsManage
accounts payable and cash disbursementSupport audit and reviews
(working with outside firm)Preferences/Qualifications:BA/BS Degree
in AccountingCPA preferred but not required in lieu of industry
experienceFive (5+) or more years of related experiences within
real estate accountingReal estate multi-entity environment training
is preferredExperience using QuickBooks software is
requiredKnowledge of accounting principles and GAAPExperience
managing (and doing) ALL facets of Accounting and Finance
operations, including the General Ledger, accounts receivable,
accounts payable, billings, collections, and cash managementMust
have strong analytical thinking and troubleshooting
skillsCompensation & Culture:Client is a high performance % high
satisfaction workplace culture.
Offering a fair, competitive base salary ($130,000 - $150,000)
dependent on exp.Discretionary but competitive yearly bonus
100% hybrid workplace (2-3 days in-office with great understanding
and flexibility)Unlimited vacation daysOffer transparency and total
team mentality#acc15403914PandoLogic. Keywords: Real Estate
Developer, Location: Silver Spring, MD - 20901
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