Controller for Real Estate Development
Location: Beverly Hills
Posted on: May 22, 2023
At Avenue Homes, our mission is to help people invest smarter, live better, and love where they live. To execute our mission, Avenue Homes is seeking a Controller who prides themselves on their financial prowess. This person will play a key role in growing our real estate Finance and Accounting Department. The ideal candidate will have substantial exposure to monthly closing processes, financial statements, treasury management, and corporate financial planning. They will be organized and approach each issue with an analytical mindset. They will work closely with the President & COO, and oversee the Senior Accountant and Accounts Payable Associate.
A real estate development or construction accounting/finance background is strongly preferred.
Oversee and coordinate all financial activities and personnel
Set controls and budgets to mitigate risk and increase return on investments
Standardize and maintain a system of accounting records and techniques
Conduct internal audits to assess financial status
Ensure compliance with federal and state regulations
Serve as primary contact for external auditors
Maintenance of the books and records for a holding company, operating divisions, and series of projects (properties)
Responsible for cash management maintenance and reporting
Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions
Ensure all financial reports are prepared in a timely and accurate manner, including allocations and expense/revenue accruals
Prepare and present financial statements and related reports
Maintain relationships with banking institutions, partners, insurance brokers, and tax advisor
Perform ad-hoc reporting, as assigned
7-10 years previous experience in Accounting, Finance a plus
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
Fundamental knowledge of GAAP
Proven ability to calculate, post and manage accounting figures and financial records
Advanced Excel skills
Proficient in QuickBooks
Proficient in MS Office 365
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Deadline and detail-oriented
CPA preferred, Mid-to-Senior level expertise with a fast-paced and growing finance and accounting environment is preferred.
Annual salary (DOE), Full-time, Paid vacation. This is not a remote position.
Flexible work from home options available.
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