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Posted: Thu Feb 01 2024

Assistant Controller

Houston, Texas

Direct Hire

Job Title: Assistant Controller
Location: Houston, TX
Industry: Real Estate
Salary: $90,000 - $92,000
Schedule: Hybrid
Bonus: 15%
Reporting to: VP of Accounting
Job Description:
We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated individual to join our dynamic team as an Assistant Controller in the real estate industry. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in managing and supervising various financial aspects of assigned properties. This position offers a competitive salary range of $90,000 - $92,000, a hybrid work schedule, a 15% bonus, and the opportunity to report directly to the VP of Accounting.
Key Responsibilities:
  1. Financial Oversight:
    • Manage and supervise accounting and financial reporting for assigned properties.
    • Prepare and analyze financial statements, ensuring accuracy and compliance with industry standards.
  2. Reconciliation and Budget Adherence:
    • Conduct reconciliations to maintain accurate financial records.
    • Ensure adherence to budgetary guidelines and provide insights on financial variances.
  3. Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable:
    • Oversee and manage the accounts receivable and accounts payable processes.
    • Implement strategies to optimize cash flow and minimize outstanding balances.
  4. Cash Management:
    • Monitor cash balances and provide recommendations for optimizing liquidity.
  5. Distributions:
    • Oversee the distribution process, ensuring timely and accurate disbursement of funds.
  6. Reporting and Analysis:
    • Provide regular financial reports to upper management, highlighting key performance indicators.
    • Conduct special analyses on property results and present findings to support decision-making.
  7. Financial Systems Management:
    • Continuously evaluate and improve financial systems to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
  8. Interdepartmental Collaboration:
    • Interface with company personnel to ensure smooth financial operations and address any financial concerns.
  9. Ad-hoc Reporting and Analysis:
    • Undertake ad-hoc reporting and analysis as needed to support strategic initiatives.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • CPA certification preferred.
  • 3 years of relevant experience in real estate accounting 
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and financial reporting.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in financial software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
If you are a detail-oriented finance professional with a passion for real estate, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team and contribute to the success of our growing organization.

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