Greater MetroWest Area
The position of Controller/Finance Manager will lead the company’s corporate accounting function along with a high degree of involvement with project-based accounting/finance needs. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and overseeing all internal accounting and finance activities relating to the firm, its growing portfolio of wholly-owned and joint venture real estate assets and the firm’s on-going development pipeline. The Controller/Finance Manager will also handle oversight of all accounting and tax reporting for the family office of the principal owner.
This is an excellent opportunity for a mature and talented hands-on leader to join a small and collaborative team and contribute to the continued growth of an entrepreneurial, privately-owned real estate development platform. The successful candidate will have at least ten years of accounting and finance experience, ideally in real estate, and have experience gathering, evaluating, presenting and reporting financial information to executive and operating teams. This person will use their technical skillset to implement processes and procedures to include timely and accurate reporting, forecasting, cash management, operating company cash flows and systems recommendations. This position will report to the firm’s Chief Financial Officer/Director of Asset Management.
Our client is a vertically integrated entrepreneurial real estate platform that has a track record of successfully managing and developing in the Greater Boston Area as well as a retail center in the Southeast. Located just west of Boston our client purchases existing value-add buildings and executes building improvement, refinancing and leases-up strategies. They also develop new projects. Our client proactively embraces ways to reduce property operating costs to enhance operating income. Their integrated approach allows their team to quickly evaluate investment opportunities and enables them to make continuous improvements in the operations and energy performance of the properties they own and manage, regardless of age or class of the building. Their innovative and rigorous commercial property management strategies result in enhanced property values and solid investment returns to their investors.
Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting and at least ten years of progressively responsible experience in a fast-paced, service-oriented real estate company. The candidate must be a team player who possesses proven leadership and communication skills and have strong analytical and problem-solving abilities. In addition, they should possess the following qualifications: