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  • Location:

    New York, United States of America

  • Sector:

    Real Estate & Development

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$100000.00 - US$150000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102021-74817_1634239373

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Our client is a leading real estate development firm looking to add a Controller to manage the financial aspects in their expanding portfolio:

The role:

  • Oversee preparation of monthly financial statements of 3rd party property accountants and act as the liaison between them and the internal Asset Management Team
  • Ensure accuracy of all financial statements in accordance with GAAP regulations, including journal entries and managing all acquisitions
  • Communicate with investors regarding inquiries pertaining to property finances
  • Interact with auditors
  • Conduct annual budgeting
  • Aid the accountant team and be willing to train and develop personnel
  • Prepare year-end work papers for outside accountant's tax preparation.

The person:

  • Between 5-10 years of experience in a Controller or Senior Accountant position
  • Bachelor in Accounting or in related field
  • CPA certification highly preferred
  • Residential Real Estate Development experience (affordable housing highly preferred)
  • Auditing experience required
  • Commutable distance to NYC
  • Ability to command a room and confidently manage an accounting team

Competitive base + benefits